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Green Hill Celebrates 150 Years

Green Hill Celebrates 150 Years

2016 marks a very important milestone in the history of Green Hill. It marks a century and a half, 150 years, of our community providing quality, compassionate care for New Jersey seniors. Over those 150 years we have evolved and innovated, but never straying from our not-for-profit mission to house, heal and nurture. We invite… read more


Green Hill Congratulates Mandy Zucarelli on Completion of LNHA

Green Hill Congratulates Mandy Zucarelli on Completion of LNHA

West Orange, New Jersey, February 3, 2016; Mandy Zucarelli a long time staff member of Green Hill recently completed the requirements of a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator. The rigorous course work included 1750 hours of internships in each nursing home department, completion of a 100 hour LNHA course approved by the National Association of Long Term… read more


North River Choir Performs at Green Hill

North River Choir Performs at Green Hill

West Orange, New Jersey, Saturday January 30th; The North River Sing Community Chorus performed for residents of Green Hill, their families and community members last Saturday afternoon to a packed auditorium. The audience enjoyed a series of fan favorites called Broadway Show Stoppers and a rousing sing-a-long of winter songs with the group. North River Sing… read more


Green Hill’s Judy Wittler, LNHA, Speaks on Aging Issues to Local Groups

Green Hill’s Judy Wittler, LNHA, Speaks on Aging Issues to Local Groups

January 14, 2016, West Orange, New Jersey; Green Hill Inc., the premier senior living community in West Orange, has spent 150 years serving the needs of the elder community in northern New Jersey. As part of the commitment to community education and outreach, Judy Wittler LNHA, Assistant Executive Director and Director of Home Care, speaks… read more


Advice on Aging: Pre-Planning for Elder Care is Essential

By Toni Lynn Davis, Executive Director/President Green Hill Inc., MHA, CNHA, FACHCA As the executive director and president of Green Hill and one who is active in the elder care advocacy community in New Jersey, I receive many calls from people looking for advice in caring for their elder parents. In the best-case scenario, the… read more


Policy Alert: CNA-to-Resident Ratio Requirements

On Thursday December 10th, legislation S-2878, introduced by NJ State Senators Stack and Weinberg on increasing the ratio of Certified Nursing Assistants to patients in nursing homes, was presented to the Senate Health, Human Services & Senior Citizens Committee. Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) work under the direction of a licensed nurse to assist residents with… read more


Green Hill Celebrates the Holidays

Green Hill Celebrates the Holidays

Green Hill staff and Santa Claus sang Christmas carols at the Green House® home’s holiday parties. The annual strolling, singing event was enjoyed by residents and family members in the festively decorated Green House homes. Each Green House Home has a Christmas tree decorated by residents and Shabbazim, and a joyful Chanukah display with Menorah… read more


Thanksgiving at Green Hill

Thanksgiving at Green Hill

Residents of Green Hill in West Orange enjoyed an early cocktail party to celebrate Thanksgiving prior to their huge holiday feast. Favorite songs were performed by one of Green Hill¹s favorite musician Eric Kerssen. Mia Southworth enjoyed visiting with elders of Green Hill, and delivered cookies to help celebrate the season! To see more photos… read more


A Message from the Executive Director of Green Hill

Over the past ten years ‘Culture Change’ has become a mainstream concept in long-term care.  Culture change was recently included in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services proposed Reform of Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities, regulations not amended since 1991, by referring to person directed care and involving the resident in their care goals…. read more