Memo-Positive COVID-19 Cases Update-July 31, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO, and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: Avalon Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19 DATE: July 31, 2020 On Friday, July 31, Westminster Canterbury Richmond learned that a Certified Nursing Assistant-Medication Aide (CNA-MA) who worked the day shift in the Avalon area of Assisted Living has tested positive for COVID-19. […]

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Live Update to Residents-July 30, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; Sherry Grady, Vice President Facilities Management; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; Lynn McClintock, Director […]

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Memo-Westminster Canterbury’s Next Steps-July 30, 2020

TO: Westminster Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family, Trustees and Friends FROM: John Burns, President and CEO SUBJECT: Our Next Steps to Restart, Reengage and Reopen DATE: July 30, 2020 Download a copy of the memo here. Westminster Canterbury Richmond is pleased to share updates on our recent Point Prevalence Survey and Outbreak Plan implementation. Thanks to […]

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Live Update to Residents-July 28, 2020

Today we celebrate Westminster Canterbury Richmond’s 45th Anniversary! Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Gayle Jennings, The Gables; Verline Carter-Banks, Dining; Miles Young, Pastry Cook; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following […]

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Memo-Point Prevalence Survey Results and COVID-19 Outbreak Plan-July 28, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO SUBJECT: Point Prevalence Survey Results and COVID-19 Outbreak Plan DATE: July 28, 2020 Point Prevalence Survey On July 20 and 21, Westminster Canterbury partnered with Virginia Department of Health (VDH) and the National Guard to conduct a Point Prevalence Survey (PPS), testing all residents and staff within two days. […]

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Live Update to Residents-July 23, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; Marty Kane, Director of Finance; Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care; and Rev. Canon J. Fletcher Lowe, Jr., resident. Due to technical difficulties, […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Weekly Update-July 23, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO, and Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: COVID-19 Weekly Update DATE: July 23, 2020 Throughout July, Westminster Canterbury Richmond, as with the rest of the country, is seeing an increase in cases of COVID-19 on our campus. We know that this can be a scary and confusing time, […]

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Live Update to Residents-July 21, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; and Jenny te Velde, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns As of today, the […]

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Memo-Positive COVID-19 Cases Update-July 17, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO, and Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: Positive COVID-19 Cases Update DATE: July 17, 2020 Throughout July, Westminster Canterbury Richmond, as with the rest of the country, is seeing an increase in cases of COVID-19 on our campus. We know that this can be a scary and confusing […]

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Live Update to Residents-July 16, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Kathleen Pender, Horticulturist; Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care; and The Rev. Rainey Dankel, resident. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns […]

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Memo-Point Prevalence Survey and Testing Updates-July 16, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO, and Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: Update on Positive COVID-19 Cases and Point Prevalence Survey DATE: July 16, 2020 Point Prevalence Survey On July 20 and 21, a Point Prevalence Survey, or PPS, will be conducted at Westminster Canterbury in partnership with the Virginia Department of Health […]

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Innovation in Times of Crisis

The new coronavirus has forced us to become innovative as we strive to find some normalcy. Innovation is a long held value of Westminster Canterbury Richmond – the creative pursuit of excellence. We are finding new ways to bring our residents the services they need to live life well. We hope a few of our […]

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Live Update-July 14, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Windley Gravatt, Vice President Workforce Services; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on […]

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LIVE UPDATE SUMMARY – JULY 9, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator; and The Rev. Canon Bob Hetherington, resident. The following updates were shared during the live briefing […]

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LIVE UPDATE SUMMARY – JULY 7, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3 p.m. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Bev Beck, Resident; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Resident Services; Jessica Corbitt, Manager Cultural Arts; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on […]

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Staying Well During Challenging Times!

The coronavirus pandemic has changed everyone’s life in so many ways. Stressful times like these challenge us to adhere to health-promoting routines and habits. Nourishing our body, mind and spirit to stay strong and healthy is exactly what we need to combat the stress while learning and improving! At Westminster Canterbury Richmond, the coronavirus pandemic […]

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Live Update to Residents-July 2, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Melissa Markey, Manager Wellness; Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care; and The Rev. O. Benjamin Sparks, resident. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns Nationally, the Centers for Disease […]

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Memo-Point Prevalence Survey at Westminster Canterbury Richmond-July 2, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO SUBJECT: Point Prevalence Survey at Westminster Canterbury Richmond DATE: July 2, 2020 On July 20 and 21, a Point Prevalence Survey will be conducted at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Per the Virginia Department of Health (VDH), “Due to the large impact COVID-19 is having on Long-Term Care Facilities (LTCFs) and […]

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Giving Thanks for our Roots in Faith

Join us as we give glory to God for the R. Cary Montague Memorial Chapel and remember the many special moments held in this beloved chapel since 1975.  We also give thanks for our lovely Memorial Garden—a final resting place for loved ones.   A virtual Service of Thanksgiving will air via our closed circuit television […]

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