Dear Residents & Families, Magnolia Glen has been committed since the beginning of this pandemic to practice open communication regarding any information that impacts our operations or the safety and well-being of our community. This promise of open communication will continue as we navigate these unprecedented times. My most recent communication was sent on June 20th and it involved the news that one resident had tested positive for COVID-19 at… Read More
Welcome to the second episode of Magnolia Conversations! This podcast highlights Magnolia Glen with a unique look into the community. Hosted by Betsy Sykes, Sales Director, learn about how the community associates are navigating the new normal under Covid-19. This week Sherron Leigh, Wellness Director, shares Insight into how the Magnolia Glen wellness team is working hard to keep the residents engaged. And Executive Director Jaime Pacheco gives a community… Read More
Dear Residents, Families, and Associates of Magnolia Glen; I am sending this letter to inform you that a resident from our independent living cottage neighborhood has tested positive for COVID-19. This resident and their spouse are in stable condition and will quarantine in their cottage home for 14 days or until cleared with a negative test result. At this time the source of infection is believed to be unrelated to… Read More
Welcome to Magnolia Conversations! This is a weekly podcast highlighting Magnolia Glen with a unique look into the community. Hosted by Betsy Sykes, Sales Director, our associates will share their experience navigating the new normal under Covid-19. Episode one features a conversation with Jaime Pacheco, Executive Director. Download the episode here or use the player below. Your browser does not support the audio element.
Welcome to another edition of the Magnolia Glen Connection. This week we say goodbye to Spring and prepare to usher in Summer. Masks? We got ‘em. Social distancing? Check. Venturing out of our apartments and into the great outdoors? You betcha! We hope you enjoy this digital update – from our community to your home. As always, feel free to contact us with story ideas or suggestions. Enjoy! AT YOUR… Read More
Once again, we find our lives disrupted – not by a pandemic, but by heartbreaking events that have stirred deep emotions in all of us. George Floyd’s death has again shed a bright light on the shameful history of discrimination, hatred, and racism in this country. Sadly, events like these are not isolated, nor are they new. The senseless killings of Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and now George Floyd, have… Read More
Residents & Families: On May 20th, Governor Roy Cooper announced the state will progress into Phase II. Phase II will begin at 5:00pm on Friday, May 22, 2020 and remains in place until June 26, 2020, unless changed or cancelled. This order lifts the statewide Stay-at-Home Order and moves the state to a Safer-At-Home recommendation. The Governor specifically has recommendations for long-term care centers and although Magnolia Glen is technically… Read More
Learn more about our investment in eco-friendly, reusable dining containers from Director of Culinary Services Randall Lonoza. From personal protective equipment and new technology to labor costs, senior living providers throughout the industry are contending with growing expenses responding to the coronavirus pandemic. Even seemingly straightforward operational adjustments can come with outsized and in some cases unexpected new costs. A look at how Kisco Senior Living altered its dining service… Read More
April 9, 2020: Kisco President and CEO, Andy Kohlberg shares about the additional measures each of our communities has implemented in response to COVID-19. With our experienced management team and dedicated associates, we will get through this together.
March 18, 2020: Dear Residents, Families, and Associates of Magnolia Glen; Thank you for your continued support as we monitor the ongoing Coronavirus situation. The health and wellbeing of our residents, associates, and their families are of utmost importance and priority to all of us. Based on your valuable input and after thoughtful review, we have come to decision that we must institute restrictions for ALL visitors, effectively immediately. Aligned… Read More