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WEEKEND NURSING CENTER VISITATION IS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

4-20-2021 Update: In an effort to communicate as broadly as possible to everyone this may impact, we wish to communicate that due to high volume of visitors on weekends, the Nursing Center is transitioning to WEEKEND VISITATION BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. This begins this coming weekend April 24-25th and will continue until further notice. Appointments will…
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update: 4/13/2021 Nursing Center Visitation Resumes beginning 1:30 TODAY!

Great news — Fort Hudson Nursing Center VISITATION RESUMES at 1:30PM today! Evening visitation will proceed as planned 6:30-7:30pm (Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays) We STRONGLY ENCOURAGE visitation outside of the following mealtimes, as your visit will be delayed until your loved one finishes their meal. Most units serve breakfast between 8:30-9:30a. Lunch is served/consumed between…
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update: 4/11/2021 – Visitation on Temporary Pause

4-11-21 Update for family / friends planning to visit the Fort Hudson Nursing Center: Visitation on Temporary Pause — an employee tested positive for COVID 19 today, (which was a community exposure). As required by State and Federal regulations, visitation must be PUT ON HOLD until a full round of resident testing can be completed….
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April 5, 2021 – Fort Hudson Nursing Center Visitation On Temporary Pause

4-5-2021 Update: Visitation on Temporary Pause — During routine employee testing, an employee without symptoms tested positive for COVID 19 today.  As required by State and Federal regulations, visitation must be put on hold until a full round of resident testing can be completed.  This has already been initiated and will be completed by tomorrow. …
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Important: Visitor Guidelines for Nursing Center Visitation effective 3-27-21

We are thrilled to welcome our families and friends back to Fort Hudson Nursing Center.  After so many months of restriction, we are eager to see Residents and loved ones united!   The following document outlines the latest NYS Dept. of Health guidelines for Nursing Facility visitation.  Please click on the link for more detail: Visitor…
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FORT HUDSON ENCOURAGES ALL STAFF TO GET VACCINATED!

We are borrowing this great image from another fellow healthcare organization, because we feel a picture speaks volumes! Fort Hudson (and the healthcare community as a whole) fully supports STAFF VACCINATION as soon as possible! As this image expresses so well — it’s “EVERYONE’s SHOT” to help end the pandemic! For more information on vaccine…
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ALL Fort Hudson Health System STAFF who were not part of the Jan 2-3,2021 vaccine: Now is your chance to register!

VACCINE REGISTRATION DEADLINE JANUARY 13TH ALL FORT HUDSON Employees have until Wednesday JANUARY 13th to register for COVID 19 vaccination; to be given the weekends of January 23rd and February 13th.  Those staff that did receive dose 1 in early January are considered registered already. With NYS opening “PHASE 1B” today, demand for vaccine in…
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All Nursing Home Staff: Effective Immediately Twice Weekly Testing Required

COVID 19 Testing Effective Immediately, all nursing home employees in NYS are required to have twice weekly COVID 19 testing (Governor Cuomo Executive Order).  The Testing Clinic operates Monday-Friday (hours posted in clinic).  It is recommended that if you plan your test days on Monday/Thursday or Tuesday/Friday, with Wednesday available if necessary.  No guidance has…
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Important Employee Information Update for Upcoming Vaccine Distribution

EMPLOYEE COVID 19 VACCINATION UPDATE Employees who have requested vaccination have been scheduled for one hour time slots on January 2nd or 3rd. If you requested vaccination but do not receive your schedule by December 24th, contact HR immediately (518-832-3501).   DUE BY MONDAY December 28th – a copy of your insurance card (front and…
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