The Silvercrest Center is a place to to get stronger. Whether or your loved one consider Silvercrest for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation or long-term care, our interdisciplinary team considers the patient as a whole person and strategizes the best way that person to rehabilitate.
Silvercrest offers several areas of special expertise, including in physical and occupational therapy, speech and swallowing therapy, ventilator-dependent care and pulmonary rehabilitation, wound care, caring for patients with complex medical needs, and respite care. Our healthcare specialists are leaders in their fields and bring their learning and expertise to your case, resulting in the best possible rehabilitative outcome.
Inpatients are cared for by an interdisciplinary team of exceptionally trained staff, supervised by an on-site, board certified physician, all within a bright, comfortable facility in Briarwood, Queens. The 24/7 skilled nursing staff consists of 80 percent RNs with 90 percent of those holding a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree.
Silvercrest offers a breath of clinical services, including: accommodating feeding tubes; high-flow oxygen; continuous flow bypass and portable ventilators; a renowned ventilator- weaning protocol; IV therapies; complex wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy; on- site PICC placement and management; and palliative, hospice and comfort care.
On the outpatient side, Silvercrest stands apart from the competition with customized rehabilitation plans, consistent therapeutic care from distinguished therapists, transitional care from facility to home to outpatient, and one-on-one sessions.
And, while The Silvercrest Center is primarily a place to rehabilitate, their long-term-care services provide an alternative to those whose complex and chronic healthcare needs make independent living no longer an option.