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COVID-19 Update: July 6th, 2020

Dear Residents, Families and Staff: We want to provide you with an update regarding the guidance that was released last week related to:  Beauty Salons; Outdoor Visitation; and Essential Family Caregivers. Beauty Salons – the Skilled Health Center Beauty Shop will begin seeing residents tomorrow, Tuesday July 7th, 2020. The Residential Beauty Shop will begin […]

Chaplain’s Corner: Vol XI

“Cleanliness is Next to Godliness” That declaration typically appears in Top 10 lists of statements people wrongly assume are in the Bible. It was actually coined by John Wesley, founder of the Methodist Church in a 1787 sermon. Wesley, interestingly, wasn’t talking about hygiene. He was encouraging the habit of wearing clean clothes. It can […]

COVID-19 Update: July 2, 2020

Dear Residents, Families and Staff: The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) has released new guidance regarding Beauty Salons, Outdoor Family Visitations and Essential Family Caregivers.     Beauty Salons – the Westminster Village Beauty Salons will be opening the      week of July 6th.  This will be a gradual re-opening so safety precautions can be observed. […]

Chaplain’s Corner: Vol X

“Beauty is Only Skin Deep” This familiar proverb is attributed to Sir Thomas Overby, who coined it in 1613 as a way of describing his wife. Mrs. Overby’s response was not recorded. But we may presume Thomas ate leftovers by himself that evening. As it turns out, a number of things that people seem to […]

COVID-19 Update: June 26th, 2020

Dear Residents, Families and Staff: Based upon this week’s recent guidelines, there have been 37,000 health care workers COVID-19 tested in the state of Indiana in the month of June. This has been a monumental task for the Indiana State Department of Health and long term care facilities. Regarding Westminster Village individually, all employees have […]

Chaplain’s Corner: Vol IX

“The Power of Words” The power of touch has always been a significant part of human relationships. It appears, however, that we’ve entered a season in which the three H’s (handshakes, hugs and high-fives) will need to recede at least for a while in our connections with those beyond our own families. But it opens […]

Chaplain’s Corner: Vol VIII

“FOG” A bank of fog can be intimidating. Familiar landmarks seem to vanish. Progress slows. We may even seem to lose our way. The science of fog is well known when super-saturated warm air hovers over cooler ground water vapor that precipitates into small droplets of condensation. Those droplets are suspended into the air via […]

COVID-19 Update: June 10, 2020

Dear Westminster Residents and Families, Per the Indiana State Department of Health mandate, all 220 Westminster Village employees will begin the COVID-19 testing process tomorrow June 11th and will continue until the morning of June 12th. This is a precautionary guidance. We are working with the Indiana State Department of Health along with the Indiana […]

COVID-19 Update: June 5th, 2020

Dear Residents and Families, We are very thankful for the trust and confidence you have placed with us in caring for your loved one. We continue to stay focused to the guidance from the Indiana State Department of Health, the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services and the Delaware County Department of Health. Please understand […]