Check out the latest news from The Orchard.
January 11, 2019
The Orchard Among the Riverside Facilities Earning “Best Nursing Home” Ratings from U.S. News & World Report
The Orchard received “High Performing” marks in the Overall rating category.
November 27, 2018
Riverside Therapists Complete Special Training to Help Parkinson’s Patients
Riverside is pleased to announce that Gloria Thomas, MS, CCC/SLP and Spencer Sewell, PT are among the health system’s newest therapists to complete LSVT (Lee Silverman Voice Treatments) Global training and earn certifications in LSVT BIG and LSVT LOUD therapies, serving residents in the Tappahannock and Northern Neck region.
August 31, 2018
The Orchard to Host Free Lecture, "Living with Parkinson's Disease" on October 9
We are pleased to have Jonathan Butler, M.D., Ph.D., with Riverside Medical Group present Living with Parkinson’s Disease. Parkinson's disease is a movement disorder that is prevalent among people over the age of 60. It is one of the most common age-related degenerating diseases in the elderly, similar to Alzheimer's.
May 2, 2018
The Orchard to Host “Reflections of the Rappahannock” Art Show on May 20
Event from noon to 3 p.m. is free and open to the public, and will feature works from photographer Dawn Howeth - showcasing her most popular pieces that capture sunrises, sunsets and wildlife along the Rappahannock River and around the Northern Neck.
April 25, 2018
Congressman Wittman Visits The Orchard, Discusses Medicare and Health Care With Residents
U.S. Congressman Rob Wittman recently paid a visit to The Orchard, discussing potential Medicare changes and other health care-related issues with residents and staff of the Riverside healthy living community for older adults. Wittman represents Virginia’s First Congressional District in the House of Representatives, which includes the Northern Neck region where The Orchard is located.
April 23, 2018
The Orchard to Host Free Lecture on Estate Planning on May 17
On Thursday May 17, from 6 to 7 p.m. attorney Roy S. Bredder will present "Is It Time for YOU to Begin Estate Planning?". The free event is open to the public, but space is limited. Attendees are asked to RSVP by Tuesday, May 15 by calling (804) 445-2647.
March 14, 2018
The Orchard Voted "Best Assisted Living/ Retirement Facility" and Riverside Tappahannock Family Practice's Anshul Gupta, M.D. Voted "Best Doctor"
Adding to a growing list of accolades, Riverside Health System facilities and physicians have earned 2018 Reader’s Choice Awards from Northern Neck News, whose readers voted The Orchard “Best Assisted Living / Retirement Facility” and Riverside Tappahannock Family Practice’s Anshul Gupta M.D. “Best Doctor.”
February 26, 2018
Riverside to Host Free Lecture on Dementia Prevention and Healthy Aging at The Orchard
Session takes place March 22 from 3 to 4 p.m. and is open to the public, offering helpful insight into the symptoms, stages and care options for dementia patients and their loved ones.
February 26, 2018
Riverside Health System to Host Job Fair at The Orchard on March 13
Event at highly acclaimed healthy living community aims to fill a variety of positions for nurses, medical technicians and more.
February 14, 2018
The Orchard Recognized Among Nation's Best. Eli Pick Leadership Award Reflects the Dedication and Leadership of Many.
The American College of Health Care Administrators recently honored The Orchard administrator, Pam Doshier, with the Eli Pick Facility Leadership Award. The award is based upon criteria ranging from facility census to state survey results. It recognizes administrators who have led their organizations to a high level of quality. The award places The Orchard among the top 11 percent of skilled nursing facilities in the country.
January 26, 2018
Resident of The Orchard Healthy Living Community Celebrates Being 105 Years Young at Heart
Rosella Tolley has seen a lot change in her 105 years. Born in January of 1913, her arrival predated World War I and women having the right to vote, and the average life expectancy for a woman was 51.1 years. Earlier this week, Tolley gathered with family, friends and neighbors at The Orchard to celebrate with cake and balloons.
November 17, 2017
State Affirms The Orchard with 3-year Licensure Extension
Virginia’s Department of Social Services has awarded The Orchard, a Riverside healthy living community in the Northern Neck, a three-year license. It’s the second consecutive three-year license for The Orchard, which earned the designation because of its exemplary compliance history, along with the way in which state standards are met or exceeded.
August 10, 2017
The Orchard Earns National Recognition as a Top Care Facility
Teamwork and the dedication to treating patients like family members has earned The Orchard, a Riverside healthy living community in the Northern Neck, two national honors.
October 20, 2016
Administrator at The Orchard Named Assisted Living Administrator of the Year
Pam Doshier had a surprise waiting for her when she attended the VHCA-VCAL (Virginia Health Care Association-Virginia Center for Assisted Living) 2016 Awards Banquet recently held at the Homestead in Hot Springs, Virginia. Doshier, Administrator at The Orchard in Warsaw, was selected by a group of fellow administrators as Assisted Living Administrator of the Year. The results are kept secret until the banquet, so she admitting to being "very surprised" when her name was announced.
August 31, 2016
Orchard Wins National Quality Award
Residents and patients who live at The Orchard are enjoying the nursing facility’s new exercise program. Many of the participants think it’s fun. What they may not know is it’s actually a creative strategy to tackle falls, a serious safety issue that affects older adults across the country.
To learn more about our Assisted Living Community, call us at 804-313-2400.