Waveny LifeCare Network hires Christene Freedman as their Chief Advancement Officer

Christene Freedman Chief Advancement Officer ‍ NEW  CANAAN,  Conn.  –  March  29, 2021  –  Waveny  LifeCare  Network  has  hired  Christene Freedman as their Chief Advancement Officer. Ms. Freedman brings with her nearly fifteen years of professional experience in developing and implementing   advancement   programs,   cultivating   corporate   and   foundation   partnerships, […]

COVID-19 Vaccines and Variants Update Sponsored by Waveny LifeCare Network

NEW CANAAN, Conn. – Michael Parry, M.D., Chair, Infectious Diseases at Stamford Health and Nabeela Khan, D.O., Infectious Disease Specialist at Nuvance Health, join moderator Russell R. Barksdale, Jr.,MPA/MHA, FACHE, President & CEO of Waveny LifeCare Network, to provide an update on the COVID-19 vaccine, benefits of vaccination, concerns about the current variant strains, and […]

Stepping Strong: Lowering Your Risk of Falls

Presented by Waveny LifeCare Network Occupational Therapist Gus Schlegel, MPS, OTR/L and Visitng Nurse & Hospice Physical Therapist, Jim Coyle Thursday, March 11, 2021 – 7:00 p.m. via Zoom Great event for seniors, their families and caregivers! Free and open to the public. Kindly RSVP by March 10, 2021 to events@waveny.org. Zoom link provided upon registration. […]

Governor Lamont Announces Connecticut Will Continue Age-Based Approach To COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility; Educators and Childcare Providers To Have Dedicated Clinics in March

https://portal.ct.gov/Office-of-the-Governor/News/Press-Releases/2021/02-2021/Governor-Lamont-Announces-Connecticut-Will-Continue-Age-Based-Approach-To-COVID-Vaccine Governor Directs Department of Public Health and Vaccine Providers to Prioritize High-Risk Communities (HARTFORD, CT) – In an effort to ensure that Connecticut continues taking the most equitable and efficient approach to quickly administering the COVID-19 vaccine to as many people as possible, Governor Ned Lamont today announced that the state will continue with […]

Governor Lamont, Mohegan Tribe, and Yale New Haven Health Announce Launch of Mass COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at Mohegan Sun

https://portal.ct.gov/Office-of-the-Governor/News/Press-Releases/2021/02-2021/Governor-Lamont-Announces-Launch-of-Mass-COVID-19-Vaccine-Clinic-at-Mohegan-Sun (HARTFORD, CT) – In a continued effort to meet public health needs relating to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Ned Lamont, the Mohegan Tribe, and Yale New Haven Health System today announced plans to open a large-scale community vaccination site at Mohegan Sun. The clinic will open on Friday, February 19, 2021, and will […]

Charlotte Rush Brown Condolence Letter

To the Editor: It is with great sadness that we mark the passing of our dear friend and co-founder, Charlotte Rush Brown, MD, who died on February 4th, 2021. In the early 1960′ s several New Canaan residents became concerned that an increasing number of their neighbors, many of them long-time residents, felt obliged to […]