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Unity Health System Opens Memory Care Senior Living Community

Unity Health System opened the next phase of its expansion project at The Villages, Unity’s independent senior living community located on the Park Ridge Health Care campus in Greece.

The James J Bell Sr. Hamlet and Memory Care Community opened June 3. This 20-apartment memory care community offers enhanced services for seniors facing memory loss and completes The Villages‘ continuum of elder care offered on its Greece campus.

“The Villages at Unity has served as a model independent living community for seniors since it opened in 1990,” said Don Felter, President of Unity Senior Housing. “With the addition of this memory care community, we’re proud to offer the most comprehensive range of elder care in the region with a variety of services located right on the same campus as Unity Hospital.”

Depending on the level of care needed, seniors can easily transition between the Villages’ independent living community, to assisted care apartments, the new memory care community – which offers a higher level of care and security for seniors who have Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia-related diseases and/or cognitive decline, and its 80-bed skilled nursing home Park Ridge Living Center.

Along with comfortable amenities and regularly scheduled life enrichment activities, the community offers enhanced 24-hour staff support and easy access to Unity Health System’s health care professionals and services.

The opening of the memory care community is part of a larger four-year expansion project for The Villages at Unity, which will be complete in July. Visit villagesseniorliving.org/expansion.aspx for more information.

About Unity Health System

At Unity Health System you’ll find the friendliest and most compassionate people dedicated to providing the best possible health care experience. We have over 70 locations in Rochester and Monroe County, including Unity Hospital, located on the Unity Park Ridge Health Care Campus in the town of Greece and the Unity St. Mary’s Campus in Rochester. Key programs include our Joint Replacement Center, Family Birth Place, Spine Center, Diabetes Center, Stroke Center, Brain Injury & Physical Rehabilitation, and Chemical Dependency. Our Center for Aging has the area’s most comprehensive range of services for older adults which includes specialized care for dementia, a chronic ventilator unit, three skilled nursing facilities, assisted living, a short-stay transitional care center, home health services, adult day programs, and The Villages at Unity—an independent senior living community. ACM Medical Laboratory is a world leader of patient and clinical trials testing, with locations in western New York, York, England, and India, and lab partnerships across the globe. Our shared commitment to delivering health care the way it should be is reflected in our overall employee and patient satisfaction ratings and quality outcomes. For more information, visit unityhealth.org.

 

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