Frank’s story

Frank Crider: Giving More, For All the Right Reasons Our promise that, no matter what, we always go the extra mile is part of what makes up the Edgewood difference. Take the example of Frank Crider, for instance. Frank had been a practicing doctor for half a century when a debilitating stroke left him in […]

Support group for family & friends

This support group meets on the third Wednesday every month from 1:00 - 2:00 pm*. Group Leader: Dr. Anita Remig, Licensed Psychologist 

**This group meets on the third Wednesday every month from 1:00 – 2:00 pm** Group Leader: Dr. Anita Remig, Licensed Psychologist Family members and friends often benefit from communication with others who are involved with similar life journeys. This support group offers people a time to reflect on their own experiences with having a loved […]

Celebrate National Nurses Week

Celebrate National Nurses Week with the Edgewood Centre in Portsmouth, NH

National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6th and ends on May 12th, Florence Nightingale’s birthday – the founder of modern nursing. The Nightingale Pledge The Nightingale Pledge, named in honor of Florence Nightingale, is a modified version of the Hippocratic Oath. Lystra Gretter and a Committee for the Farrand Training School for Nurses in Detroit, Michigan, created the […]

Edgewood Center receives 2018 Pinnacle Customer Experience Award

Edgewood Centre receives 2018 Pinnacle Customer Experience Award

Focusing on long-term and post-acute care, Pinnacle conducts thousands of monthly surveys in order to establish a comprehensive review of its clients that will determine the quality of their products and services.  Additionally, in order to qualify for Pinnacle’s industry-standard awards, clients much achieve a cumulative Best in Class customer satisfaction rating across a calendar […]

Edgewood residents join in with “Senior Moments” acting program

Edgewood residents join in with “Senior Moments” acting program

Three groups of seniors joined together for laughs at the Community Campus Sponsored by the Seacoast Repertory Theatre Three groups of seniors joined together to share in the humor that comes with aging at the Community Campus on Saturday. The groups from Portsmouth’s Edgewood Center, Dover’s Langdon Place and Kittery Estates have each been working […]

Edgewood Center receives AHA Award

Edgewood Center receives AHA Award

The Edgewood Centre is proud to announce our 2015 Fit-Friendly Worksite Gold Achievement Award presented to us by the American Heart Association! Promoting health and fitness within our facility is important to us, and we are happy to be recognized for this award. Stay healthy Edgewood!

Edgewood Center receives 5 stars from CMS

Edgewood Centre receives 5 stars from CMS

Happy to be deficiency-free! What are the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)? In order to make sure the providers of Medicare and Medicaid services are up to snuff, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services contracts with individual state agencies to conduct yearly onsite inspections. As part of the Federal government’s Department of Health […]

US Department of Health and Human Services Rates Edgewood Center 5 Stars

US DHHS gives the Edgewood Center 5 Stars The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is the branch of the US Department of Health and Human Services that administers Medicare and Medicaid programs and provides ratings and comparison information to consumers on hospitals, physicians, and nursing homes. CMS determines nursing home ratings from the […]