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  • Happy 53rd Birthday to Westminster

    Despite the uncertainty of a global virus, Westminster continues to meet the mark of excellence. April officially marks Westminster’s 53rd year as the premier senior retirement community in Austin. In celebration, we renovated the Preston building complete with porta cache, added more beautiful landscaping, and completed the construction plans for our third building, The Carlisle.…

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    Westminster Loves its Volunteer Heroes

    April is National Volunteer Appreciation Month and Westminster is home to many of these volunteer heroes. Among our most valuable are our resident volunteers. A group of Westminster residents themselves, they are a diverse collection of individuals who volunteer their time and energy to lead activities within the health center. With activities ranging from football…

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    Relieving Anxiety in Uncertain Times

    Fear is a normal, necessary evolutionary response to threat – ultimately designed to keep us safe. When we identify a new fear, our bodies provide us a biological response to that fear flooding us with adrenaline to make sure that we are able to escape or defeat an oncoming threat. This response produces a range…

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    COVID-19 Update

    After careful consideration for the health and safety of residents, employees, and family members, our community amended its visitor policy on Monday, March 16, and is restricting visitors from entering our community. Please bookmark the LCS website for future updates and information regarding our community COVID-19 response and prevention measures already implemented, such as: Educating…

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    Visitor Advisory for COVID-19 / Corona Virus Community Update

    On March 13, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released revised directives related to the prevention of the spread of COVID-19 in health centers. The following steps are recommended to assure both compliance with state survey expectations and best practices for minimizing exposure to, and potential spread of, the COVID-19 virus. While these…

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    COVID-19 Update

    Hello Westminster community, The health and safety of residents living in our community is our top priority, and we are closely monitoring the ongoing situation regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19). We understand that COVID-19 is on everyone’s mind, and we want to be communicative and transparent in the steps Westminster is taking to prepare our community during this unprecedented event.…

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    Coronavirus Update – 3/4/2020

    The health, safety and well-being of our residents, employees and families are always top priorities at our community. With the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the news and on the minds of many, we want to address actions taking place related to this concern. Some of the actions we are addressing include: Consistent updates and communication to…

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    Therapy Will Get You Back on Track

    At Westminster, we pride ourselves on the high caliber rehabilitation therapy our residents receive during their stay in our Health Center. Working in concert with our industry-leading partner, RehabCare, we provide the very best physical, occupational, and speech-language rehabilitation services for our residents. A prime example of our exemplary care are the results that Dr.…

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    Westminster Again Named Top Workplace by Austin American-Statesman

    Westminster gains high marks for Positive Work Culture and Career Advancement November 4, 2019 – AUSTIN, TEXAS – Westminster senior living community, located near downtown Austin, has been recognized by the Austin American-Statesman for the sixth consecutive year as a Top Workplace of Greater Austin.  Rated by employees, the Top Workplaces project annually honors 100…

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