The Nathaniel Witherell

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D’Autilio: Greenwich Should be Lauded for Having the Only Town-Owned Nursing Home in CT

“Will someone who enjoys the Byram swimming pool, Island Beach, the skating rink, Griff golf course, parades, Baldwin or Binney Park events, or fireworks need to be concerned that these services will be eliminated next because they don’t generate revenue?” – Margaret D’Autilio, Greenwich Continue Reading →

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Witherell Director Mastronardi: Setting the Record Straight – Why The Nathaniel Witherell Should remain Town-Owned and -Operated

“The elderly and infirm are our most vulnerable citizens. That we can ‘do unto others’ is something Greenwich should continue and be proud of. In fact, we should be a model for other communities. Being public also brings accountability and transparency; private ownership does not.” – John Mastronardi Continue Reading →

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Teamsters Rally at Greenwich Town Hall for a “fair and equitable collective bargaining agreement”

“The Town settles contracts that are fair both to its employees as well as to the taxpayers of the Town and will pursue arbitration when needed. The Town respects the work of the Teamsters. However, the Town will not conduct contract negotiations in the press.” – Fred Camillo Continue Reading →

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Town Owned Nursing Home: Balancing Finances, Staff Reductions, Vaccine Reluctance, Patient Safety Amid Covid

This week, during the monthly board meeting of the Nathaniel Witherell, the Town of Greenwich owned nursing home, again there was discussion about staff vaccination levels, staff reductions and the ongoing desire of loved ones to have indoor visitation – all given the backdrop of the Covid-19 pandemic and preparations for a possible sale of the facility. Continue Reading →

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