Westminster Canterbury Weekly-May 6, 2021

Westminster Canterbury Weekly is the source for the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. Today featured John Burns; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining, offering a detailed look at the upcoming Promenade renovation; Gayle Hunter Haglund with a Foundation announcement; resident Beverly Beck with an update on the Employee Christmas Fund; and Vanessa Perry from Pastoral […]

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Live Update to Residents-April 29, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Anita Adkins, Development Officer-Strategic Gifts & Special Projects; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Updates The Centers for Medicare and […]

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Live Update to Residents-April 22, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Kathleen Pender, Horticulturist; Tom Henning, Director Construction Management; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Thursday, April 29. The following updates were shared. John […]

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Live Update to Residents-April 15, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. The next Live Update will be Thursday, April 22. The following updates were shared. John […]

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Visitation Guidelines (Updated April 15, 2021)

Download a copy of the visitation guidelines here. Westminster Canterbury Richmond is open to visitation in all areas of living from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. daily. Seniors are among the populations most vulnerable to the coronavirus, so please continue with an abundance of caution when making decisions about how and when to visit loved ones. Millions […]

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FAQ: What’s the Difference Between a 55+ Community and a Life Care Community?

You’ve made a lot of important choices in your life: where to go to college, what career path to take, where to raise a family. You’ve gained wisdom while enjoying rich experiences along the way, and your hard work has allowed you to be in the position of having many possibilities for where your next […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-April 11, 2021

FROM: Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: April 11, 2021 Mary Morton Parsons Health Center Today Westminster Canterbury Richmond learned that an employee of Parsons Health Center Third Floor tested positive for COVID-19. Per guidance from Virginia Department of Health (VDH), Parsons Health Center Three South and Three East will be […]

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Live Update to Residents-April 8, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jason Pace, Manager Dining Services; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The next Live Update will be Thursday, April 15. The following updates were shared. John Burns Vibrancy! Updates We hope you enjoyed […]

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Live Update to Residents-April 1, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Thursday, April 8. The following updates were shared. John Burns Vibrancy! Today we shared updates on Vibrancy! and the Promenade Dining Room project. […]

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Live Update to Residents-March 30, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The next Live Update will be Thursday, April 1. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Updates Reopening continues to […]

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Live Update to Residents-March 25, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Tom Henning, Director Construction Management; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, March 30. The following updates were shared. John Burns Reopening and visitation are going well! It has […]

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Live Update to Residents-March 23, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. The next Live Update will be Thursday, March 25. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Updates There are no new […]

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Live Update to Residents-March 18, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond, including an introduction to Vibrancy! It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, March 23. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Updates We […]

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Live Update to Residents-March 16, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Kathleen Pender, Horticulturist; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Thursday, March 18. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Updates One year ago, on March 16, 2020, Westminster […]

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Live Update to Residents and Restarting Visitation-March 11, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, March 16. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Updates One year ago today, […]

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COVID-19 Update and Restarting Programs-March 5, 2021

COVID-19 Updates Westminster Canterbury Richmond has no cases of COVID-19 in employees. Four Independent Living residents continue to recover after testing positive for COVID-19. One is asymptomatic and in quarantine in a Tower apartment. Two are being cared for in the COVID-19 positive unit. One resident continues to be cared for in the hospital. Please […]

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Live Update to Residents-March 4, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Melissa Markey, Manager Wellness; Jessica Corbitt, Manager Cultural Arts; Sarah Abernathie, Visual Arts and Program Coordinator; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, March 9. The following updates were […]

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Live Update to Residents-March 2, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Tom Henning, Director Construction Management; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The next Live Update will be Thursday, March 4. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Updates All employees who tested […]

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Live Update to Residents-February 25, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Brenda Boucher, Infection Preventionist RN; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, March 2. The following updates were shared. John Burns Vaccination Updates Today marks our final […]

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Live Update to Residents-February 23, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; Jessica Corbitt, Manager Cultural Arts; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Thursday, February 25. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Updates Positivity […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-February 18, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: February 18, 2021 Today’s Live Update was cancelled. Please join us on Tuesday, February 23, at 3 p.m., on TV970 for the next Live Update. COVID-19 Updates This […]

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The Lenten Journey Begins

Wednesday, February 17, 2021, is the start of the Lenten Season. We’ve recently compiled and printed our annual Lenten Journey – a devotional for each day of Lent, with submissions by staff and residents. Lent is a time of preparing ourselves for following Christ through his ministry, his sacrifice and on to Easter. Many of the submissions thoughtfully […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-February 12, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: February 12, 2021 COVID-19 Updates We are pleased to share that the quarantine for Mary Morton Parsons Health Center Third Floor has ended. Visitation continues to be suspended […]

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Live Update to Residents-February 11, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, February 16. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-February 5, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: February 5, 2021 Thank you for your support as we move forward with vaccination and share good news from this week! Vaccination Update Independent Living COVID-19 vaccination began […]

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Live Update to Residents-February 4, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, February 9. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Update Yesterday we learned that a Dining employee tested positive for COVID-19. […]

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Live Update to Residents-February 2, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; Melissa Markey, Manager Wellness; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Thursday, February 4. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Update On Friday, […]

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Memo-Independent Living Vaccination Scheduled-January 29, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: January 29, 2021 After much discussion and coordination with officials from the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) and CVS Health, Westminster Canterbury Richmond is pleased to share that CVS […]

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Live Update to Residents – January 28, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; Tom Henning, Director Construction Management; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, February 2. The following updates were shared. John Burns Vaccination […]

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2020: A Year of Profound Benevolence

In 2020, your support of Westminster Canterbury Foundation was inspiring! Despite the uncertainty and worry that plagued the year, you were wonderfully generous. Time and time again, you gave. When you felt it in your heart to do so. When you wanted to honor those who serve or those who shall be remembered because of […]

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Live Update to Residents-January 26, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Anita Adkins, Development Officer – Strategic Gifts & Special Projects; Kathleen Pender, Horticulturist; Whitney Woodruff, Manager Life Enrichment; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Thursday, January 28. The following […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-January 22, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: January 22, 2021 As we look forward to next week’s second vaccination clinic, we are grateful for the strong and resilient Westminster Canterbury Richmond community! Mary Morton Parsons […]

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Live Update to Residents-January 21, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Eric Price, Digital Media Specialist; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, January 26. The following updates were shared. Will Blackwell COVID-19 Updates At each Live Update, we […]

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Live Update to Residents-January 19, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; Tom Henning, Director Construction Management; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The next Live Update will be Thursday, January 21. The following updates were shared. Sloan Verlander COVID-19 […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-January 15, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: January 15, 2021 Thank you for your care, support and strength as we continue to weather these challenging times together! Mary Morton Parsons Health Center Today, Westminster Canterbury […]

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Live Update to Residents-January 12, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. The next Live Update will be Thursday, January 14. The […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-January 11, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Windley Gravatt, Vice President Workforce Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: January 11, 2021 As predicted, our region is seeing an increase in cases of COVID-19, including among the Westminster Canterbury Richmond community. […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-January 8, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: January 8, 2021 This week brought us hope as we began vaccination for COVID-19! However, we also continue to see rising rates of COVID-19 infection in our region […]

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Live Update to Residents-January 7, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Derek Oliver, Director Facilities Services; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, January 12. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Update Yesterday we learned that […]

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Live Update to Residents-January 5, 2021

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jessica Corbitt, Manager Cultural Arts; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Thursday, January 7. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Updates Routine testing for Mary Morton Parsons […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-January 5, 2021

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: January 5, 2021 Vaccinated Today for a Stronger Tomorrow – that’s our theme and cheer for 2021! COVID-19 vaccination began at Westminster Canterbury Richmond this week. COVID-19 Vaccination […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-December 30, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: December 30, 2020 As 2020 comes to a close, we wish you a very happy New Year with hopeful wishes for better days in 2021! We sincerely thank every […]

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Live Update to Residents-December 29, 2020

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news on COVID-19 and vaccination at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Dr. Danny Felty, Medical Director for Parsons Health Center; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; and David Curtis, […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-December 23, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: December 23, 2020 Merry Christmas from Westminster Canterbury Richmond! This week we share holiday greetings and the latest information on COVID-19 vaccination and cases in our community. COVID-19 […]

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Live Update to Residents-December 22, 2020

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news on COVID-19 at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, December 29. Today’s update was filmed early. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Updates The current surge of […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-December 18, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; and Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: December 18, 2020 As we complete a difficult week at Westminster Canterbury Richmond, we are grateful for this caring, resilient community of residents, employees, family members and more. […]

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Live Update to Residents-December 17, 2020

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news on COVID-19 at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jeanette Ucci, Annual Fellowship Fund Specialist; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, December 22. John Burns COVID-19 Updates Yesterday, we learned that a Certified Nursing Assistant […]

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Live Update to Residents-December 15, 2020

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news on COVID-19 at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jason Pace, Manager Dining Services; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The next Live Update will be Thursday, December 17. The following updates were shared. John Burns COVID-19 Update In Friday’s […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-December 11, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: COVID-19 Update DATE: December 11, 2020 This week, Westminster Canterbury Richmond celebrated some of our favorite holiday traditions in untraditional ways! On Tuesday, our resident-run Employee Christmas Fund committee held the annual […]

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Live Update to Residents-December 10, 2020

Today’s Live Update on our in-house TV970 covered the latest news on COVID-19 at Westminster Canterbury Richmond. It featured Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Residential Living; Windley Gravatt, Vice President Workforce Services; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The next Live Update will be Tuesday, December 15. The following updates were shared. Debra Jacobsen COVID-19 Update We have more […]

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