Live Update to Residents-June 30, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; Jessica Goldberg, Manager Courtesy Services; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns Nationally, there have been 2,545,250 […]

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Memo-COVID-19 Update-June 30, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO, and Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: Mary Morton Parsons Health Center Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19 DATE: June 30, 2020 On Tuesday, June 30, Westminster Canterbury Richmond learned that an employee of Mary Morton Parsons Health Center tested positive for COVID-19 after traveling out of state. This […]

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Let’s Have Some Fun!

As quarantine restrictions begin to lift, our residents are enjoying going outside and having some fun! You can find them strolling the sidewalks, sprucing up their garden plots and just soaking up some much-needed Vitamin D.  All while wearing masks and socially distancing, of course! Thanks to the VCU Jazz Student Ensemble, every Tuesday, residents […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 25, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living; Logan Augustine, Chaplain; and The Rev. Dr. Vienna Cobb-Anderson, resident. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 23, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Russell Gardner, Vice President and CFO; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The next update will be Thursday, June 25. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. […]

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Memo-Assisted Living Visitation

TO: Assisted Living Residents and Families FROM: Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living SUBJECT: Assisted Living Visitation Policies DATE: June 22, 2020 Download a copy of the memo here. After consulting with our Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) Licensing Inspector and VDSS Licensing Administrator, we are able to announce scheduled family/guest visits for Assisted Living […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 19, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Barton Campbell, resident; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Resident Services; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns As of today, the […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 18, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care; and Rev. Irving Stubbs, resident. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns As of today, the […]

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Memo-Westminster Canterbury’s Next Steps-June 18, 2020

TO: Westminster Canterbury Richmond Residents, Employees, Family, Trustees and Friends FROM: John Burns, President and CEO SUBJECT: Our Next Steps to Restart, Reengage and Reopen DATE: Updated June 18, 2020 Download a copy of the memo here. Westminster Canterbury Richmond is grateful for your support and understanding as we carefully navigate our next steps in response […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 17, 2020

Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; Jessica Goldberg, Manager Courtesy Services; Sherry Grady, Vice President Facilities Management; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 16, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Whitney Woodruff, Manager Life Enrichment; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns In the United States, there have been nearly 2,086,000 cases of […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 15, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Resident Services; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Tracy De Vera, Recreation Therapist; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. Debra Jacobsen As of today, […]

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Live Update to Residents – June 12, 2020

The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. Debra Jacobsen As of this morning, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reports: • 448,172 people have been tested for COVID-19. • Positive cases total 53,211. • Total hospitalizations are 5,445. • 1,534 deaths associated with COVID-19. Absentee Ballot Applications Absentee Ballot Applications for […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 11, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Sarah Abernathie, Visual Arts and Program Coordinator; Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care; and Rev. Canon J. Fletcher Lowe, Jr., resident. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns […]

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Memo-Changes to Deliveries from Family and Friends

TO: All Residents and Family Members FROM: Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Resident Services SUBJECT: Changes to Deliveries from Family and Friends DATE: June 11, 2020 As part of our next steps to restart, reengage and reopen the Westminster Canterbury Richmond campus, we are pleased to announce changes to our current process for family and friends to […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 10, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Pat Kawana, President of Residents Association; Gayle Hunter Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; Whitney Woodruff, Manager Life Enrichment; and Jenny te Velde, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 9, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Laurie Youndt, Director of Clinical Services; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns Thank you for attending Tunes […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 8, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Windley Gravatt, Vice President Workforce Services; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns In the United States, there are 1,920,904 cases […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 5, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns As of today, the COVID-19 data for Virginia includes: • 361,519 […]

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Westminster Canterbury’s Next Steps-Live Update to Residents-June 4, 2020

Today’s update included Westminster Canterbury’s next steps toward restarting, reengaging and reopening during the COVID-19 pandemic. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Resident Services; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns Yesterday we shared […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 3, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Stacey Nannery, Vice President Sales and Marketing; Jessica Corbitt, Manager Cultural Arts; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns On Tuesday, […]

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Memo: COVID-19 Update-June 3, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO; and Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services SUBJECT: Parsons Health Center Resident Tests Positive for COVID-19 DATE: June 3, 2020 On Tuesday, June 2, Westminster Canterbury Richmond learned that a resident of Mary Morton Parsons Health Center has tested positive for COVID-19. This resident was hospitalized in mid-May and […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 2, 2020

Daily 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; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns As of today, the COVID-19 data for Virginia includes: • 328,889 people […]

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Memo: COVID-19 Update-June 2, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO SUBJECT: Assisted Living Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19 DATE: June 2, 2020 On Tuesday, June 2, Westminster Canterbury Richmond learned that an employee tested positive for COVID-19. In the past week, this employee worked in The Gables, Monticello and Avalon areas of Assisted Living during multiple shifts. Her symptoms […]

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Live Update to Residents-June 1, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Glendon Kemp, Manager of Security; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns Nationally, there are 1.76 million cases of COVID-19 and […]

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Live Update to Residents-May 29, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Sherry Grady, Vice President Facilities Management; Pat Kawana, President of Residents Association; Beth Travis, Director of Rehab, Genesis Rehab Services; Anita Adkins, Development Officer-Strategic Gifts and Special Projects; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The […]

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Live Update to Residents-May 28, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Resident Services; Logan Augustine, Chaplain; and Rev. Dr. Rebecca Weaver, resident. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns Beginning last week, Westminster Canterbury Richmond […]

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Live Update to Residents-May 27, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Sloan Verlander, Administrator Assisted Living; Patti Pickering, Fitness Specialist; and Jenny te Velde, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns Worldwide, there have been around 5.6 […]

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Live Update to Residents-May 26, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jessica Corbitt, Manager Cultural Arts; Melissa Markey, Manager Wellness; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns Memorial Day Program Thank you […]

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Memo: COVID-19 Update-May 26, 2020

FROM: John Burns, President and CEO SUBJECT: Housekeeping Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19 DATE: May 26, 2020 On Monday, May 25, Westminster Canterbury Richmond learned that a Housekeeping employee tested positive for COVID-19. The employee worked in the Mary Morton Parsons Health Center until Monday, May 18. On Wednesday, May 20, she began exhibiting symptoms […]

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Live Update to Residents-May 22, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 keep us informed and connected. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Laurie Youndt, Director of Clinical Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Resident Services; Scott Jonté, Director of Dining; Child Development Center children; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing […]

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Westminster Canterbury’s Next Steps-Live Update to Residents-May 21, 2020

Today’s update included Westminster Canterbury’s next steps toward restarting, reengaging and reopening during the COVID-19 pandemic and instruction on the proper way to wear a mask. It featured John Burns, President and CEO; Tina Slate, Clinical Educator; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Logan Augustine, Chaplain; and Rev. Dr. Art Thomas, Resident. Watch the update […]

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Live Update Summary – May 20, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 have become a popular way for us to stay in touch while social distancing! Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Gayle Haglund, Vice President Resource Development; Scott Jonte, Director Dining; Patti Pickering, Fitness Specialist; and Vanessa Perry, Pastoral Care Administrator. The following updates were […]

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Live Update to Residents-May 19, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 have become a popular way for us to stay in touch while social distancing! Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jessica Goldberg, Manager Courtesy Services; Julie McElduff, Fitness Specialist; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. […]

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Live Update to Residents-May 18, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 have become a popular way for us to stay in touch while social distancing! Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Taryn Young, Fitness Specialist; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns As […]

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Live Update to Residents-May 15, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 have become a popular way for us to stay in touch while social distancing! Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Patti Pickering, Fitness Specialist; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. John Burns As of this […]

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Live Update to Residents-May 14, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 have become a popular way for us to stay in touch while social distancing! Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Windley Gravatt, Vice President Workforce Services; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Resident Services; Logan Augustine, Chaplain; and The Rev. Canon Bob Hetherington, resident. The following updates […]

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Live Update to Residents-May 13, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 have become a popular way for us to stay in touch while social distancing! Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Robert Mann, Vice President Information Technology; Patti Pickering, Fitness Specialist; and Jenny te Velde, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the live briefing […]

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Memo: COVID-19 Update-May 13, 2020

FROM:                 John Burns, President and CEO SUBJECT:            Dining Employees Test Positive for COVID-19 DATE:                 May 13, 2020 On Tuesday, March 12, Westminster Canterbury Richmond learned that four additional employees tested positive for COVID-19. There is no risk of these four employees transmitting the virus to anyone at Westminster Canterbury. All four employees work […]

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Live Update Summary – May 11, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 have become a popular way for us to stay in touch while social distancing. Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Kathleen Pender, Horticulturist; Taryn Young, Fitness Specialist; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following updates were shared during the live briefing on TV970. […]

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Live Update to Residents-May 8, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 have become a popular way for us to stay in touch while social distancing! Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Jason Pace, Manager Dining Services; Eric Price, Digital Media Specialist; Zachary Townsend, Performing Arts Technical Coordinator; and David Curtis, Chaplain. The following updates were […]

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Live Update to Residents – April 27, 2020

Daily Live updates to residents on our in-house TV970 have become a popular way for us to stay in touch while social distancing! Today’s update featured John Burns, President and CEO; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; Kendra Spencer, Parsons Health Center Recreation Therapist; Taryn Young, Fitness Specialist; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care.

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Keeping Family Members Informed During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The following memo was sent on April 20, 2020. TO: Family Members and Representatives of Mary Morton Parsons Health Center and Assisted Living Residents FROM: John Burns, President and CEO Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services Sloan Verlander, Assisted Living Administrator SUBJECT: Keeping You Informed During the COVID-19 Pandemic DATE: April 20, 2020 Since the […]

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Westminster Canterbury Richmond Video Update to Residents-April 14, 2020-3 p.m.

Westminster Canterbury Richmond is keeping our residents up-to-date on the latest news related to our COVID-19 response. Hear from our 3 p.m. live update to residents from John Burns, President and CEO; Anita Adkins, Development Officer-Strategic Gifts & Special Projects; Julie McElduff, Fitness Specialist; and Logan Augustine, Chaplain. The following updates were shared during the […]

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Westminster Canterbury Richmond Video Update to Residents-April 9, 2020-3 p.m.

Westminster Canterbury Richmond is keeping our residents up-to-date on the latest news related to our COVID-19 response. Hear from our 3 p.m. live update to residents from John Burns, President and CEO. Today’s briefing was followed by a short worship service led by Logan Augustine and David Curtis, Chaplains. The following updates were shared during […]

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Resources for Healthy Aging – Medicare Billing and Health Insurance

Forging community partnerships, engaging our employees who love to volunteer and serving greater Richmond define Westminster Canterbury Foundation’s Fellowship Outreach. One of the many ways we provide more mission to more people is through access to Resources for Healthy Aging. These videos contain useful content on nutrition, healthy eating, maintaining wellness and more. In this […]

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Westminster Canterbury Richmond Video Update to Residents-April 6, 2020-3 p.m.

Westminster Canterbury Richmond is keeping our residents up-to-date on the latest news related to our COVID-19 response. Hear from our 3 p.m. live update to residents from John Burns, President and CEO; Russell Gardner, Vice President and CFO; Debra Jacobsen, Administrator Resident Services; Taryn Young, Fitness Specialist; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. The following […]

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Second Case of COVID-19 at Westminster Canterbury Richmond

The following message was sent to all residents at Westminster Canterbury Richmond from John Burns, President and CEO, this afternoon: Unfortunately, Westminster Canterbury Richmond has a second positive COVID-19 case in one of our residents. This came to our attention this afternoon. We ask that you help us as we work to determine who the […]

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Getting a Workout from the Comfort of Home

Many of us are feeling antsy from remaining socially distant inside our homes. While we are able to get outside for a walk and to enjoy some sunshine, many fitness centers and group exercise classes have temporarily ceased normal operation. Two of Westminster Canterbury Richmond’s fitness specialists, Patti Pickering and Julie McElduff, put together a […]

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Westminster Canterbury Richmond Video Update to Residents-April 2, 2020-3 p.m.

Westminster Canterbury Richmond is keeping our residents up-to-date on the latest news related to our COVID-19 response. Hear from our 3 p.m. live update to residents from John Burns, President and CEO; Sherry Grady, Vice President Facilities Management; Will Blackwell, Vice President Health Services; David Curtis, Chaplain; and Lynn McClintock, Director Pastoral Care. Today’s briefing […]

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