Signature HealthCARE of Port Charlotte Earns Industry Honor

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Providigm’s Embracing Quality Awards Program recently awarded our team with its Advanced Accreditation honor and the Embracing Quality Award for Customer Satisfaction. The industry award recognizes skilled nursing centers across the United States and Canada for achieving outstanding quality outcomes. Providigm’s Quality Assurance Performance Improvement program awards accreditation to top performing nursing homes and centers for a commitment to quality and excellence.

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An Important Update About Hurricane Irma

Dear Family Member, Responsible Party, Signature Community;

Full power is restored to 100 percent of all Signature HealthCARE communities.  Phone service has returned to most locations, however if you experience difficulty reaching one of our communities, please do not worry. We continue to work diligently to restore all phone and internet service.

I am happy to report that all Golfcrest residents and staff have safely returned home this afternoon from our Palm Beach location!

In closing, I want to thank you for your prayers and your patience.  Weather history was made in Florida 9 days ago; across the entire state, Floridians experienced something epic;  Hurricane Irma.

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An Important Message To Our Community About Hurricane Irma

Dear Family Member, Responsible Party, Signature Community;

We continue to follow the most recent developments of Hurricane Irma very closely.  At the present time, Irma remains a Category 5.  The storm is expected to make landfall along the south-eastern Florida coast on Sunday morning with the potential for heavy rains, very high winds, and flooding.

At this time, we plan to shelter in place at Signature HealthCARE of Port Charlotte and at these Signature HealthCARE Florida locations: College Park, Heritage Park, Golfview, Pinellas Park, Peninsula, Southern Pines, Kenilworth, Winter Park, Brookwood Gardens, Waterford, Anchor Care, Ormond, Orange Park, Jacksonville, Gainesville, and Surrey, as current projected conditions suggest Tropical Storm force winds and 4-6″ of rain.

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Hall of Fame Celebration

Our Hall of Fame celebration honored two residents, one employee, and one community leader. To read all about it, click HERE!

An important message to our community about Hurricane Matthew

An important message to our community, stakeholders, residents, and family members:

We are closely monitoring Hurricane Matthew as it approaches the state of Florida, and our facility has taken the necessary precautions to prepare for the impending impact of the hurricane. We have initiated our emergency plans and have prepared for the storm in coordination with state and local officials. The health, safety, and well-being of our residents and stakeholders remain our top priority. We have adequate storm supplies on hand and have no plans to evacuate at this time.

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SHC of Port Charlotte inductees featured in newspaper

Margaret Kish and James ‘JD’ Sullivan were featured in The Sun newspaper for being inducted into the Signature Hall of Fame during this year’s celebration ceremony at Signature HealthCARE of Port Charlotte. See the story below (click image to enlarge).

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Spirituality LearnFEST draws crowd for virtual learning conference

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More than 1,000 Signature staff members registered for the recent Spirituality LearnFEST, a virtual learning conference that encouraged participants to consider the impact of spirituality, if fully activated, in a long-term care environment.

And that number doesn’t even include the many who joined in groups, in offices, breakrooms and wherever there were TVs or computers at Signature centers across 10 states to view the live broadcast. The event featured sessions that tied spirituality to numerous aspects of long-term care and health care, from clinical care to legislative involvement and the impact of spirituality in the workplace.

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