INFO ELM’s Expansion SOURCE Fall 2019 | Issue 40 Investing in Our Future: East Longmeadow Skilled Nursing Reimagined After only a year since we announced its ground breaking, the new building at East Longmeadow Skilled Nursing Center is almost ready to welcome its first residents. This brand new skilled nursing center will feature 131 private rooms, private baths, state-of-the-art technology and amenities. It will build on East Longmeadow’s tradition of superior care by offering an innovative skilled nursing setting. “The core of our strategy is to be a leader in this industry, by responding to the needs of the people we serve.” –BILL JONES, PRESIDENT BERKSHIRE HEALTHCARE project is a reflection of our commitment to the markets we serve. We believe in skilled nursing, and we believe we have something of value to offer. The core of our strategy is to be a leader in this industry, by responding to the needs of the people we serve.” This new, unique offering will position Berkshire Healthcare Systems The new building will feature spa-inspired surroundings to maximize comfort and recovery, a modern rehab gym, sunrooms for enjoying the outdoors, and a courtyard and gardens designed for enjoying nature. Opening in early 2020, this new $22 million facility represents nearly a decade of planning. It will be the new home of the center’s skilled nursing and rehabilitation services, while a portion of the original facility will be remodeled to offer Life Enrichment memory care assisted living. “We’re keeping up with what the market wants,” noted President Bill Jones. “Expectations are constantly changing. We have always found new and creative ways to deliver on customer expectations, and this Berkshire Healthcare | Fall 2019 | Issue 40 INFO SOURCE 1 as a leader in the marketplace. Berkshire Healthcare is always investing in our affiliates and our teams, to further our mission of Perfecting the Art of Superior Care. Look for more exciting updates, coming soon.