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Silver Springs' Judie Ahmed and CAHCF put on informative Substance Use Treatment Symposium
September 21, 2017Silver Springs Care Center Director of Nursing Judie Ahmed and a line-up of speakers educated a group of 180 skilled nursing staff and leadership on Caring for Residents with Substance Use Disorder, held at the Aqua Turf in the Plantsville section of Southington. The speakers included experts from the iCare iRecovery program and Wexford Behavioral Health, policy experts from the Department of Public Health, iRecovery’s consultant Dr. J. Craig Allen and Judie Ahmed herself.
iCare's Signature iRecovery Program Celebrates Three Years
August 24, 2017iRecovery is a groundbreaking model designed to empower patients to break the cycle of addiction while in the supportive and consistent environment of a skilled nursing facility. Patients are connected with resources and supports to assure maximum success. Visitation considerations, medication management and environmental safety are keys to success.
Join us as we address the growing prevalence of residents with substance use disorders in nursing homes. We have a full agenda of topics with expert speakers to give you the latest information that you need to succeed in helping your residents. Our speakers include Lori Griffin and Alice Martinez from the Department of Public Health.
Leaders and team members from all of iCare’s managed facilities attended the Connecticut Association of Health Care Facilities’ Annual Meeting at the Mystic Seaport. Pictured is the Silver Springs Care Center team from Meriden.
Normal aging process or early dementia?
July 10, 2017Forgetfulness and memory problems can be a normal process of aging but it can also be a sign of something else. If you or a loved one notices subtle memory changes do not automatically assume it is “dementia” because it may be related to other factors.