Established COVID Guidelines This Holiday Season

Dear families and friends, Governor Cuomo’s Cluster Action Initiative places Silvercrest in the Yellow Zone which requires strict testing of all staff and close monitoring of all residents. As a result of this positive COVID surge in the  community, home visits with families during the holidays is temporarily on hold.   Centers for Medicare and Medicaid […]

COVID Update (Updated 11/18/2020)

Effective 11/16/2020 •Resident update-There are two new cases, 2 residents have tested positive for COVID-19. For residents who test positive for COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2 and remain clinically stable, the medical protocol will be to manage your loved one at Silvercrest. However, if symptoms worsen, such as the development of respiratory distress, hospitalization may be required. •Visitation is […]

COVID Update (Updated 10/19/2020)

Effective  10/16/2020 •As of today there is currently 2 residents and 1 employee who has tested positive for COVID-19. Employees who test positive for COVID-19, as a result of nasopharyngeal swabbing will be placed off-duty, for 14 days. •Visitation is currently suspended and will resume in 14 days. We will keep you abreast as we […]

COVID Update (Updated 10/15/2020)

Effective 10/11/2020 Employee Covid-19 testing update Employee Covid-19 testing New Cases:  As of today there is currently 1 employee who has tested positive for COVID-19. Employees who test positive for COVID-19, as a result of nasopharyngeal swabbing will be placed off-duty, for 14 days.  Visitation is currently suspended and will resume on October 26, 2020. We […]