Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) September 04, 2013
Senior Star at Wexford Place, a senior living community in Kansas City, Mo., announces the hiring of two staff members as part of the organization’s investment in its assisted living and memory support expansion. Charlene Jaeger joins the community as nurse administrator, and Ann Van Horn will be the community’s assistant administrator. Jaeger and Van Horn bring extensive experience in health care and senior living to Wexford Place Assisted Living and Memory Support.
Jaeger will lead all staff operations at Wexford Place Assisted Living and Memory Support and ensure implementation of the community’s health services and programs. She most recently acted as a consultant for multiple companies in long-term care and home care management. Jaeger’s experience as a health and nursing administrator at various senior living and rehabilitation communities provides Wexford Place Assisted Living and Memory Support with a caring and knowledgeable leader for its expansion.
“Charlene and Ann are passionate about providing the absolute highest level of service to our residents,” said Letitia Jackson, vice president of health services and programs for Senior Star. “Their backgrounds and success in senior health care management will give staff and residents at Wexford Place Assisted Living and Memory Support caring, motivated leaders to turn to.”
Van Horn will support the health administration staff’s day-to-day operations at Wexford Place Assisted Living and Memory Support. She was most recently a senior call center nurse, and has more than 17 years of experience in nursing and health care operations management.
Construction is well underway to bring 43 assisted living and 24 memory support residences to the community’s location at 6500 N. Cosby Avenue in Kansas City.
The Information Center is now open to the public at 5775 NW 64th Terrace, Suite 201, in Kansas City, Mo., where you can view models and renderings of the upcoming assisted living and memory support residences. There is also an on-site discovery room, which allows area seniors and their families to assess their options and learn more about the progression of senior care at Wexford Place Assisted Living and Memory Support. To learn more, call (816) 587-5400.
About Senior Star
Wexford Place Assisted Living and Memory Support is part of Senior Star, a family-owned company founded in 1976 that has become a nationally recognized industry leader for providing quality and innovative services to America’s seniors. The portfolio includes 12 retirement communities in six states, offering independent living, assisted living, memory support and nursing care. Owners Robert and William Thomas have long been involved on a national level with the Alzheimer’s Association and the American Seniors Housing Association. For more information, visit http://www.seniorstar.com.