St. John’s News

Bright Spot: St. John’s Therapeutic Recreation Team

St. John’s Home Therapeutic Recreation (TR) staff work hard to bring residents moments of joy through meaningful activities.  In observance of National Therapeutic Recreation Week, 13WHAM showcased the dedicated St.…

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Fitch’s 75th Wedding Anniversary Celebration

Mason and Ginn Fitch, longtime Brickstone by St. John’s residents, recently gathered with family and friends to celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary. The couple, who met at a youth group…

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Dementia Specialist Named ‘Hero for the Common Good’

In her 24 years at St. John’s, Mimi DeVinney has learned a lot about the common and not-so-common symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease. Her experience supporting long-term care residents and the…

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Resident Shares Aging Advice with Huffington Post

Jackie Stricker, who turns 101 later this month, tries not to stress about too much. “I don’t worry about anything anymore, other than getting sick,” she says. The centenarian was…

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Resident Fitness Expert Shares Healthy Aging Tips

Brickstone by St. John’s resident Anita Spoor brought her years of fitness expertise to a special segment on Good Day Rochester for Senior Health and Fitness Day. Anita, who has lived at…

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St. John’s and URMC Collaborate to Address Local Hospital Capacity Needs, Fill Community Health Care Service Gaps

Rochester, NY – May 29, 2024 – St. John’s and the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) today announced an exciting new collaboration aimed at enhancing the well-being and prosperity…

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Assistant Director of Nursing Completes Leadership Academy

St. John’s Home Assistant Director of Nursing Yolanda Harvard recently joined the ranks of LeadingAge New York’s prestigious Ignite Leadership Academy. Harvard was presented with her certificate during the LeadingAge…

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St. John’s receives Gold and Silver Aster Awards for Health Care Advertising

Rochester, NY ­— St. John’s is excited to announce recent national health care marketing honors. Winners of the 2024 Aster Awards were announced on May 20 and St. John’s once again…

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St. John’s Meadows Celebrates its Centenarians

St. John’s Meadows hosted its annual Centenarian Luncheon to celebrate the residents who have reached this significant milestone of 100 years. Residents shared their lifetime of experience with visiting family…

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Area Hospitals and Nursing Homes Host Local Legislators at the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce

Rochester, NY–Representatives from Rochester Regional Health, University of Rochester Medical Center, and the Alliance for Senior Care, of which St. John’s is a member agency, recently hosted legislators at the…

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