The anatomy of a team

September 2015
Long-Term Living: For the Continuing Care Professional;Sep/Oct2015, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p6
The article discusses the Silvercrest Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Briarwood, New York as a model long term care facility that successfully practices team-based care and cross-discipline leadership. Topics covered are the 54% reduction in the hospitalization rates of residents on ventilator machines, the active involvement of all employees including the housekeeping staff and the support given to employees pursuing higher education and training.


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