The Benefits of Respite Care

It is a compassionate and selfless act to be the primary caregiver for an aging or ill loved one. Oftentimes, children become caregivers for their parents who are physically or mentally unwell. Although you may feel a responsibility to be there for your family member all the time, it is important to take breaks. For…

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Exploring Common Types of Dementia

At Avon Health Center, we provide long-term care to patients who suffer memory loss due to dementia and other conditions. Dementia is the umbrella term used for severe mental decline in older individuals. We understand how difficult it can be when your loved one is no longer able to communicate and share memories with you…

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Avon Health Center Earns Medicare 5-Star Rating

Avon Connecticut, July 24, 2012: Avon Health Center, a skilled nursing facility providing short-term health and rehabilitation and long-term care services, is pleased to announce that it has earned a 5-Star Rating from the Centers for Medicare Services (CMS). The rating is Medicare’s highest for skilled nursing facilities. “All of our staff deserve credit for…

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Give Your Heart a Valentine: 12 Diet Tips for a Healthier Heart

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AVON, Conn. (February 7, 2011) – In recognition of American Heart Month, Avon Health Center has published twelve diet tips for a healthier heart. The tips can be accessed by going to the avonhealthcenter.com web site, and clicking the Give Your Heart A Valentine! link on the home page. According to Kathy…

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