Medical Equipment Grant
Members of the Wesley Health Care Center Clinical team show off new equipment purchased through grant funding by The Arnold Cogswell Health Care Fund of the Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region. Pictured from L to R: Amanda Duket, RN Charge Nurse, Jessica Ross, RN 2 Hathorn Unit Coordinator, and Vellecia Izzo, RN 5 Springs Unit Coordinator.
Wesley Health Care Center receives five-figure grant to purchase new medical equipment
Grant awarded by the Arnold Cogswell Health Care Fund of The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., March 16, 2017 – Wesley Health Care Center, a component of The Wesley Community, today announced that it is the recipient of a $14,000 grant from the Arnold Cogswell Health Care Fund of the Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region.
The grant, which is designed to serve Wesley Health Care Center’s long-term care residents, supports the purchase of multiple EKG machines and stands, two mechanical Insufflation-Exsufflation Machines, and an AED device. The new equipment will assist the clinical care teams at Wesley Health Care Center in providing the highest quality of care to their residents.
“This new equipment is a wonderful addition to Wesley Health Care Center, and will further enable us to provide compassionate, quality care to our long-term residents,” said The Wesley Community CEO Brian Nealon. “We thank the Arnold Cogswell Health Care Fund of The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region for its contribution. It is an honor to be recognized by an organization which shares our commitment to enriching the lives of seniors.”
The Wesley Health Care Center is part of The Wesley Community, a 36-acre continuum of care campus in Saratoga Springs, which provides independent and enriched living, subsidized independent senior housing, short-term rehabilitation and long-term care, as well as outpatient therapies for individuals of all ages.
For more information about The Wesley Community, visit www.thewesleycommunity.org.
About The Wesley Community
The Wesley Community is a 36-acre, non-profit agency in Saratoga Springs, NY. Sponsored by United Methodist Health and Housing, Inc., The Wesley Community’s unique continuum of care community provides market rate and affordable housing for independent seniors, enriched living apartments for seniors who desire additional support, short-term rehabilitation and long-term nursing care, as well as outpatient therapies for people of all ages.