NEW CANAAN, Conn. – Town of New Canaan First Selectman Kevin Moynihan, Jen Eielson, MPH, REHS/RS, Director of Health, and Bethany Zaro, RN, MPH Director of Human Services join moderator Russell R. Barksdale, Jr., MPA/MHA, FACHE President & CEO of Waveny LifeCare Network to provide an update on the COVID-19 vaccine rollout, testing results and forecasts as well as an assessment of Town resources and various assistance programs available to residents through the Health Department and Human Services.
First Selectman Moynihan will also address the vaccine allocation for New Canaan, as well as give an update on resident testing.
This program will begin airing on NCTV 79 starting Friday, February 12, 2021 at 10:30am, 3:30pm and 6:30pm. It will also be streaming on YouTube.com/NCTV79
ABOUT WAVENY LIFECARE NETWORK
Waveny LifeCare Network is a non-profit organization that provides a comprehensive continuum of healthcare to serve the changing needs of older adults from all areas. Waveny offers independent living at The Inn, memory/dementia assisted living and respite care at The Village, and skilled nursing, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services at Waveny Care Center. It also includes the Brown Geriatric Evaluation Clinic, and an array of community-based services through Waveny Home Healthcare and Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County. In October 2020, Waveny LifeCare Network was nationally recognized as one of the Best Nursing Homes for 2020-21 by U.S. News & World Report and continually scored as a 5-Star facility by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), provider of health coverage through Medicare, Medicaid and other programs.