Welcome to Touchpoints at Manchester
Dear Residents and Family Members,
Welcome to Touchpoints at Manchester. We are proud to have an outstanding team, evident in our CMS Star rating, American Health Care Association awards and exceptional survey outcomes. Touchpoints at Manchester is a proud member of the St. Francis Hospital Post-Acute Care Network, as well as a partner in the accountable care organization (ACO) of Eastern Connecticut Health Network.
Our Director of Nurses leads a strongly motivated experienced nursing department who treats the ‘whole person’ as we strive to meet the physical, emotional, and psycho-social needs of all our residents. This facility treats resident care with a holistic approach and our team follows the company mission that they will “enrich the lives of the residents we serve”.
We are a leader in post-acute, rehabilitative care. Services also include a secured behavioral health program with a strong recovery-based model and our signature, specialized program for congestive heart failure rehabilitation and pulmonary care. Continue reading
- Veterans Program - VA Contract Nursing Facility
- Congestive Heart Failure Rehabilitation
- Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Sleep Medicine Program
- Accelerated Recovery: "Prehab" Program and Post Surgical Orthopedic Care
- Inpatient and Outpatient Rehab Services
- Skilled Nursing and Sub-Acute Specialty Programs
- Behavioral Health Program - Secured Unit
- Respite Care Services
- Cardiac Recovery Services
- Dietary and Dining Services
- Social Services, Care and Discharge Planning
- Recreation Programs
All the latest news, discussion, and updates from the iCare & Touchpoints Rehab team.
Brad Davis and 'The Talk of Connecticut' Discuss Fresh River Healthcare and the Parkinson's Disease Program
April 15, 2019iCare’s Heather Bale was on The Talk of Connecticut with radio legend Brad Davis and Paul Pacelli discussing the Parkinson’s disease and Movement Disorder Program at Fresh River Healthcare as part of Parkinson’s Awareness Month. Brad and Paul asked questions about Fresh River’s program, the disease and cutting edge treatments and supports. Listen here….
Staff from Touchpoints at Manchester participated in the Manchester Senior Center Health Fair. Touchpoints’ Kim Wanegar-Nation, a Physical Therapist, provided information about leading edge technologies to live better with COPD and sleep apnea. Kim provided information about our leading edge Pulmonary Rehabilitation program which offers the services and supports of consulting Pulmonologists, a Care Transitions Respiratory Therapist and high-tech rehabilitation and therapy services.
Mark your calendars for a special presentation at Fresh River Healthcare entitled, ‘Dyskinesia: The Sudden and Uncontrolled Movements of Patients with Parkinson Disease’ by Dr. Duarte Machado of the David and Rhoda Chase Family Movement Disorders Center. Dr. Machado will review the management and the impact of Dyskinesia or Persons with Parkinson’s Disease. Patients, residents, families, caregivers, healthcare providers and interested members of the public are invited to a…
iCare Health Network will be holding four nursing career job fairs in April. Seeking CNAs, LPNs, and RNs for immediate placement. Come see us in Farmington, Meriden, East Windsor and Rocky Hill. Share this link with a friend!
April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month and awareness is key to improving care and advancing research toward a cure. Parkinson’s disease is a chronic and progressive movement disorder and is a neuro-degenerative disease whereby cells responsible for producing dopamine die off in the substantia nigra area of the brain. Dopamine is essential for movement as it acts as a transmitter for signals from the brain to other parts of the body.
iCare’s Sarah Howroyd, Director of Mental Health and Addiction Services, appeared with Governor Ned Lamont, Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz and leaders from Saint Francis Hospital, and others as part of the state’s Live LOUD — or Live Life with Opioid Use Disorder campaign. Live LOUD — or Live Life with Opioid Use Disorder — is a new website from the state Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, with information about Connecticut’s crisis, immediate resourc…
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Touchpoints at Manchester333 Bidwell Street
Manchester, CT 06040
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Bloomfield, CT 06002
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Rocky Hill, CT 06067