• The CNV Network is an association of senior service providers who provide services to seniors in the Waterbury, Greater Waterbury and Naugatuck Valley areas of Connecticut.

SNF not to use the “Improvement Standard” rule-of-thumb in determining coverage for maintenance claims requiring skilled care

Revisions to Medicare Manual pursuant to the Jimmo vs. Sebelius Settlement, will be made to clarify that improvement is not required to obtain Medicare coverage for maintenance claims that require skilled care. Medicare has long recognized that even in situations where no improvement is possible, skilled care may nevertheless be needed for maintenance purposes (i.e., … Continue reading

November 2011 CNV meeting to be held from 11:30-1:00 on November 9, 2011 at The Hearth of Southbury

The November 9, 2011 meeting will be held at The Hearth of Southbury, 655 Main Street South, Southbury, CT.  Please RSVP to Kim Vertrees for this meeting by e-mail kvertrees@the hearth.net. Lunch & refreshments will be provided by The Hearth.  Please take the time to RSVP so our hosts can plan accordingly.

October CNV meeting Wednesday, October 12, 2011 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at Paradigm Healthcare, Waterbury

The October 12, 2011 meeting will be held at Paradigm Healthcare Center of Waterbury, 177 Whitewood Road, Waterbury, CT.  Please RSVP to Alexandra Lucas for this meeting by e-mail alucas@paradigmhd.com.  The topic will be on 2011 Connecticut Legislative results.  Lunch & refreshments will be provided by Paradigm Healthcare Center.  Please take the time to RSVP so … Continue reading

Next CNV meeting Wednesday, September 14, 2011 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at The Village at East Farms

I hope everyone has had an enjoyable summer but for our recent power outage.  We look forward to seeing you at our next CNV meeting which is Wednesday, September 14, 2011 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at The Village at East Farms, 180 Scott Road, Waterbury, CT.  Please RSVP to Dana Esposito, Law Office of … Continue reading

February 9, 2011 CNV Meeting to be held at Paradigm of Waterbury

Our February CNV meeting is being held on Wednesday February 9, 2011 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at the Waterbury Paradigm Healthcare Nursing & Rehabilitation Center located at 177 Whitewood Road, Waterbury, CT 06708,   http://www.paradigmhd.com.  Look forward to seeing you all.  Please RSVP to David Stevens at 203-757-9491.

2011 Meeting Dates & Locations

All meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month from 11:30-1:00PM.  January 12 – The Hearth of Southbury, February 9 – Paradigm Health Care of Waterbury.  March 9, 2011 – Masonicare of Newtown. Locations needed for:  April 13, May 11, June 8.

January 12, 2011 CNV Meeting – The Hearth in Southbury

Our January CNV meeting is being held on Wednesday January 12, 2011 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at The Hearth at Southbury located at 655 Main Street South, Southbury, CT 06488,   http://www.thehearth.net.  Please RSVP to Kim Vetrees 203-267-7100.

Next CNV meeting is Wednesday December 8, 2010

Our next CNV meeting is our open networking Holiday Meeting.  It is being held on Wednesday December 8, 2010 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at Bucks Hill Nursing & Rehabilitation Center located at 2817 North Main Street, Waterbury, CT 06704,   http://www.buckshillnursing.com.  Look forward to seeing you all.  Please RSVP to Diana DiCocco, Admissions Director … Continue reading

Our November 10, 2010 CNV Meeting

The meeting was sponsored by River Glen Health Care Center and Interim Health Care and was held at River Glen.  Thank you to our sponsors.  We had an informative and witty presentation on “Social Security Benefits” from Maria Grice of the Social Security Administration. The CNV directory was available and distributed to members at that … Continue reading

CNV Meeting Wednesday September 8 at 11:30 am

Our first CNV meeting after our summer break is Wednesday September 8 at 11:30 am at the Harold Leever Cancer Center, 1075 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708. Topic is “Legislative Update for 2010″.  Presented by Attorney Julia M. Brown, Law Office of Julia M. Brown, 203.755.6277. RSVP to Co-Chair Sandy Micalizzi at the Heart Center of Greater … Continue reading

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