Pets at the Masonic Care Community

Posted by Kathy Contino-Turner on 5 November 2014 | Comments

Many of us love pets. At the Masonic Care Community, we welcome visitors to bring their four legged family members to visit. But we do require you present proof of an up to date rabies vaccination as required by New York State Law. Please carry the certificate given you by your vet, which includes a description of your pet, with you at all times. The tag on your pet's collar is not proof of vaccination.  Please make sure your pet is clean, as animal fleas or other parasites can easily be transfered to bedding or carpet in a household. Please keep your pets off the furniture, especially in the common areas of our facility. And when you take your pet outside "to do his business" please clean up after him. Keep pets out of areas where food is being handled.

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Baby Boomers, Changing Lifestyles

Posted by Kathy Contino-Turner on 5 November 2014 | Comments

What the Baby Boomers Are Looking For in Retirement Living
by Kathy Contino-Turner

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Noticing Changes in Seniors

Posted by Kathy Contino-Turner on 5 November 2014 | Comments

The Holiday season is upon us. If your plans include visiting elderly friends or relatives, there are some warning signs to look out for to make sure your senior is safe and happy.

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New York State Smoking Regulations

Posted by Kathy Contino-Turner on 9 October 2013 | Comments

On October 28th, all hospitals, health care centers and skilled nursing homes will be subject to new state regulations regarding smoking and the use of tobacco products. Smoking is prohibited on these properties, and within 15 feet of the entrance to the property.

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