Posts by Chelsey

Recognizing National Minority Mental Health Month

Mental health conditions do not discriminate based on race, color, gender or identity. Anyone can experience the challenges of mental illness regardless of their background. However, background and identity can make access to mental health treatment much more difficult. Multicultural communities often face unique issues when getting care for mental health. Despite advances in research…

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Recognizing Cataract Awareness Month

Cataract is a clouding of the eye’s lens which blocks or changes the passage of light into the eye. It is the leading cause of vision loss in the United States, and it is the leading cause of blindness in the world. There are 24 million Americans over the age of 40 who are affected…

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Honoring Our Beloved Ditmas Team Member

We are facing changing times like never experience before.  As some know, Nana Osei Yaw, “Bo”, has passed. Nana had been a valued and beloved member of our team for the last thirty years and will be deeply missed. He was a great person and brought smiles to all our patients family members, staff and visitors…

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Honoring National Nursing Assistants Week

This week we recognize all the nursing assistants who have dedicated their lives to the well being of others. Nursing Assistants are key players in the lives of the people in their care and they deserve a sincere “Thank You” and recognition for their efforts and bravery during this global emergency.Thank you to our healthcare…

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Celebrating A COVID-FREE Discharge

We are proud to announce the safe and COVID-free discharge of one of our patients, Ms. Virgie. Our rehabilitation program provides thorough care to ensure that when our patients are discharged they are capable of their optimal level of movement and activity. Ms. Virgie has shown immense progress in our program and after careful evaluation…

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Benefits of Wearing a Cloth Face Covering

The CDC has recommended wearing a face mask or a cloth face covering in public settings, especially in settings were social distancing is difficult, such as grocery stores. While everyone should always try to maintain a proper six feet from people to create social distance, read below about the benefits of wearing a cloth face…

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