When it comes to a patient’s health, weaning them off medication through gradual dose reduction is a worthy objective. Attempting to do so, however, should always be evaluated with caution and is not always the correct approach for every patient.
Despite the overwhelming tragedy, the eight weeks following the devastating Maui wildfires have not only shown the resiliency and overall spirit of the island community but also a need for improved emergency response plans.
In response to the nationwide nursing shortage exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic and other contributing factors, SilverSage Management Services has introduced a groundbreaking nurse recruiting program. This innovative solution aims to connect qualified foreign nurses seeking employment in the U.S. with hospitals and nursing homes, bridging the staffing gap while maintaining sustainable budgets for healthcare facilities.
As the seventh anniversary arrives at SilverSage Management Services and SilverSage Physician Services, Dr. Kenneth Scott would like to take this opportunity to thank those who have stood by the company, not only choosing to embark on this journey with him and his team but also helping SilverSage to thrive and become stronger.
In the world of healthcare, there are instances when patients choose to leave medical facilities against the advice of their healthcare providers. Such cases pose a unique challenge for healthcare professionals, raising questions about patient autonomy, the quality of care provided, and the responsibilities of the healthcare team.
Grief may be a normal part of life, but that doesn’t mean it’s easy. When experiencing a loss, it’s hard to focus on anything else. But we must eventually move forward and find healthy ways to cope with our grief, set goals, and achieve them. Here are some tips from SilverSage to help you get back on your feet and accomplish the things you want in life.
Years ago, as a young doctor, my only interest in medicine was taking care of patients. The volume of knowledge to be mastered was so large that concentrating on anything else seemed unimportant. At the time, I was practicing at a large community hospital that also...
The last few years have seen significant upheaval in not only the US but the world as well, led in part by the worst pandemic in modern history.
At SilverSage, we champion the model of placing a full-time doctor in each nursing home. There are many reasons for this, of course, paramount being the quality of care this affords each patient.
The loss of a spouse can be an incredibly challenging life event. Your senior loved one will be in mourning and possibly not feeling up to settling their partner’s affairs. At the very least, they could use some help (even if they are too proud to ask outright). You could step in and offer your assistance to be compassionate and supporting—say by helping them organize their home, finances, and future.