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iCare Staff and Administrators Advocate for Adequately Funding Nursing Home Care at State Legislature
March 8, 2019Front line clinical and other staff as well as Administrators from iCare Health Network provided testimony for State Legislators around adequate Medicaid funding and support for skilled nursing centers in Connecticut. Administrators Jaime Faucher of Touchpoints at Bloomfield, Ray Hackling of Silver Springs Care Center and George Kingston of Trinity Hill Care Center are pictured here providing testimony at the Legislative Office Building.
Regina Estrada, Certified Dementia Practitioner of the Year, Pictured on Times Square Billboard
February 6, 2019Silver Springs’ Charge Nurse Regina Estrada won Certified Dementia Practitioner of the Year in 2018, as awarded by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP). See the original blog post here… On February 5th a picture of Regina posing with her certificate and NCCDP’s Lynn Biot-Gordon, COO, and Rhonda Branda, President, appeared in the famous digital billboards of Times Square, New York, New York.
Silver Springs Care Center Celebrates an Employee Safety Milestone
January 25, 2019Silver Springs Care Center team celebrated a key milestone in employee safety; 750 days without time lost to a work related injury. For all of their hard work, attention to safety and dedication to a team effort, the each shift was treated to a Pizza Party complete with wings and salad. Once the party was scheduled Silver Springs had already crossed through 780 days without lost time!
Silver Springs Care Center Recognized with Silver Level National Quality Award from AHCA
January 15, 2019Silver Springs Care Center in Meriden has announced that they will be recognized with a 2018 Silver - Commitment to Quality Award by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL). Silver Springs is the only skilled nursing care center in Connecticut to received the award in 2018. The notification comes after the 2018 AHCA/NCAL awards ceremony and as such Silver Springs will be honored at the 2019 Annual Convention and Expo in Orlando, FL.
Silver Springs’ Regina Estrada Receives National Recognition as Certified Dementia Practitioner of the Year
December 20, 2018Regina Estrada, a Licensed Practical Nurse at Silver Springs Care Center has been recognized by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners as the 2018 Certified Dementia Practitioner of the Year for her work in the field of dementia care. The award recognizes the impact that the recipient has in dementia care and their ability to motivate their colleagues to set higher care goals with patient care.