COVID-19 Update (Updated 12/21/2020)

As of today we have 1 new case, 1 employee 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. • Silvecrest is currently in the Yellow Precautionary Zone therefore visitation is suspended until further notice. • We will keep you […]

Sars-Co-V2 Vaccination Planning

Long term care residents are a particularly vulnerable group and it appears will be given priority in receiving vaccination against Sars-Co-V2. In order to provide our residents with access to this very important vaccination, we will be working with our partner pharmacy to ensure that we can safely and timely administer the appropriate vaccination schedule. […]

COVID-19 Update (Updated 12/03/2020)

Effective 12/02/2020 As of today we have 1 new case, 1 Resident has 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 […]

COVID-19 Update (Updated 12/01/2020)

Effective 11/29/2020 As of today we have 3  new cases,  3  employees have 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   December 14th , 2020. •We will keep you abreast as we move forward. […]

COVID-19 Update (Updated 11/27/2020)

Effective 11/24/2020 As of today we have 5 new cases, 3 residents and 2 employees have tested positive for COVID-19. For residents who test positive for COVID-19/SARS-Co-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 […]

COVID-19 Update (Updated 11/23/2020)

Effective 11/18/2020 As of today we have  two  new cases,   1    employee and   1    resident 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, […]

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 […]