Shawna C. (Director of Housing & Marketing)

There is a sense of comradery that exists at Fort Hudson – it’s something unique to our organization.  Staff have years of service here…greater than most companies.  I have been asked many times why people stay so long at the Fort.  I honestly believe it’s the setting.  The team approach across different depts. is not…
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-Lou L. (retired activity dept. team member)

Working at Fort Hudson was absolutely wonderful. I’d never seen such an amazing, caring, devoted and hard-working staff. We all got along so well and the residents had such a good time and so much fun – and we, the staff, did too. People who might think “nursing homes” are dull, boring and depressing……ought to…
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How do I pay for Homecare Services?

Private, Long Term Care Insurances, Medicaid, local county funding through NYS Office of Aging, andMedicaid Waiver Programs (NHTD / TBI) is generally how services are covered.  Certified Home Health Agency services are generally covered by Medicare and other private insurances.

How are the programs staffed and monitored?

Our staff is proud to be part of the Fort Hudson team.  All employees undergo extensive background screening, orientation, and training prior to assignment. Home Health Aides and Personal Care Aides are certified through a NYS Department of Health Approved Training Program.  Clinical staff maintain all required licensure and continuing education components. All staff receives ongoing…
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What Is The Difference Between Companion Care, Licensed Home Care, and a Certified Home Health Agency?

Companion service is classified as a Non-Medical Care – helping with such activities as meal preparation, laundry, housekeeping, medication reminders, escort to appointments and errands, cueing of personal care needs, safety monitoring and friendly conversation. Licensed Home Care is classified as Personal Care – it expands upon companion services, providing ‘hands on’ care to include…
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