Elmhurst Extended Care has three floors — we call them neighborhoods — with each specializing in a particular type of care. On these three neighborhoods, you will find the elders and caregivers who make up the caring community that is Elmhurst Extended Care.
Willow Bend (for Short Term Rehabilitative Care) is a caring community designed for individuals who are recovering from surgery or suffering an illness and need rehabilitative care.
Cedar Winds (for Alzheimer's/Dementia/Memory Care) is a caring community designed for individuals who need continuous, long-term care but who also require special attention because they are experiencing mild or moderate symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.
February 2014 Martha Bruce, RN, MSN/MHA, has been named Director of Nursing at Elmhurst Extended Care, the nursing home affiliate of CharterCARE. Read more
December 2013 Elder care is one of CharterCARE’s primary areas of focus. Today’s Providence Journal contains a thought-provoking column by Richard E. Gamache, Vice President, Extended Care, CharterCARE Health Partners and Administrator, Elmhurst Extended Care. Read more
November 2013 Emily C. Smith, MS, CCC-SLP, has been named Director of Rehabilitation Services for Elmhurst Extended Care. Read more
Janet Doyle from Elmhurst recognized at symposium Janet Doyle from Elmhurst Extended Care was recognized with an “Honorable Mention” award at the RI Generations Annual Symposium held at the Crowne Plaza on November 11. Read more
Dr. W. Vincent Perrelli named medical director at Elmhurst Extended Care Vincent Perrelli, MD, CMD, is
joining Elmhurst Extended Care as
medical director. A board-certified
geriatrician, Dr. Perrelli has served
for more than 10 years as the Director
of Geriatric Outreach Services
at Mount Auburn Hospital in
Cambridge, Mass. He previously
held the positions of Director of the Geriatric Center
at Waltham Hospital and Director of Primary Care
and Geriatrics Services at Westborough State Hospital.
He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota
Medical School and completed residencies at Boston
City Hospital and Peter Bent Brigham Hospital.
Dr. Perrelli has held a number of teaching positions
including Clinical Instructor in Medicine at Harvard
Transitional Care Pavilion at Elmhurst Now Open Your surgery was a success. You don’t need further hospital care but you’re not quite ready to go home...Read More
Four associates from Elmhurst Extended Care have been named as certified Eden mentors at Elmhurst Extended Care. . . Read More
Elmhurst Extended Care has become the first long-term care facility to achieve Milestone 2, a set of specific personal, organizational and physical transformations prescribed by the Eden Alternative. . . Read More
Awards & Accolades
2011 Rhode Island Health Care Association Distinguished Service Awards Indira Hernandez, CNA (Distinguished Certified Nursing Assistant of the Year)Janet Somerville (Therapy Resources Management Spirit Award)
Cheryl Fitzgerald, MSN, ANP-C, GNP-C, Director of Clinical Services, received the 2011 State Excellence Award from the National Association of Nurse Practitioners
2010 Rhode Island Health Care Associations Distinguished Service Awards Salla Fall, CNA (Distinguished Certified Nursing Assistant of the Year) Deborah Lambert, RN (Long Term Care Nurse of the Year Award) Heather Siravo (Therapy Resources Management Spirit Award)
We're proud to be the only Eden-certified community in Rhode Island!
Too often elders living in a nursing home suffer from 3 plagues identified by the founders of the Eden Alternative - loneliness, helplessness and boredom. The Eden philosophy is designed to change this situation by putting the “home” back into nursing home. Learn More About The Eden Alternative.
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