Through the use of podcasts, Silvercrest endeavors to provide users information of value concerning topics germane to long term care, rehabilitation and ventilator / respiratory care. With these audio programs we will introduce you to some of the innovative things being done at Silvercrest, and to some of our innovators as well.
The Sounds of Silvercrest is developed in an enhanced format that provides those using iTunes with the ability to access image and link resources as well as the audio content. iTunes is a free program and is available for both Mac and PC users. If you do not have iTunes, please use the download link provided below. (It is recommended that you use iTunes so that you may enjoy all of the content from each program.)
Once you have the iTunes application installed, you can automatically receive all new episodes of The Sounds of Silvercrest by using the subscribe link below. Note that once subscribed, you may listen to any program in iTunes and need not use a browser to access this website.
Although subscribing is the best method to use, you may also enjoy the programs by using the links under "Enhanced Podcasts" on this page. PC users can right-click these links and select, "Save target as..." to save the files to their desktops. (Mac users would "control-click" the link and choose "Save link as.") Once the file is saved to your computer, double-clicking its icon will launch iTunes to play it for you. (Click "Help" below for more information.)
Those who wish to enjoy The Sounds of Silvercrest without enhancements can access the programs via the audio players in the right column.
Enhanced Podcasts (Right-click link and save for play in iTunes)
Director of Social Work Robert Herel explains the importance of health care proxies and living wills
Rehabilitation Services at Silvercrest
The diverse patient and resident population of Silvercrest demands a plethora of rehab services
Ventilator Care at Silvercrest
The ventilator program boasts the highest wean rate nationally.