CommuniCare Family of Companies Takes over Management of Skilled Nursing Center in Philadelphia, PA

Date Mar. 01, 2021

With Silver Lake Healthcare Center formerly Silver Lake Center CommuniCare expands its expert services to Philadelphia. 

Bristol, PA (March 1, 2021) – CommuniCare Health Services now manages Silver Lake Healthcare Center, formerly the not-for-profit Silver Lake Center, a skilled care and rehabilitation campus located in picturesque Bristol, Pennsylvania, just outside of Philadelphia. 

With this addition, CommuniCare, a privately held company headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, now manages four facilities in the state of Pennsylvania, however Silver Lake Healthcare is the first in the eastern portion of the state. This new campus adds to the more than 80 healthcare centers across seven states (Indiana, Maryland, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia). 

“It’s fulfilling to extend our expert care to serve the growing healthcare needs of the senior and geriatric populations,” said Ronnie Wilheim, President of CommuniCare. “At Silver Lake Healthcare Center, as at our other centers, we are fully committed to continuing the level of quality clinical care and compassionate support for our residents.”

Current staff are expected to stay in place with a focus on a seamless transition and ensuring lack of interruption in delivering high-quality care. “The CommuniCare Family of Companies has now grown to more than 10,000 employees strong, and we consider it a blessing and privilege to deliver excellent care and caring within our new communities,” Wilheim said.

The new community will retain its current address and contact information, which is:

Silver Lake Healthcare Center

905 Tower Road
Bristol, PA 19007

The healthcare center will continue providing short-term and long-term care as well as rehabilitation services and other specialized care programs.

CommuniCare Family of Companies has been committed to serving the healthcare needs of older adults for more than 30 years and takes pride in the ownership, operation and provision of patient-centered care in skilled nursing rehabilitation centers, long-term care centers, assisted living communities, transitional care and long-term acute care hospitals (LTACHs).