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Bridget Geist, DON at Windsor Petaluma Care Center, recognized as a Top Nurse by the International Nurses Association.March 26th, 2018
Bridget Geist, the Director of Nursing at Windsor Petaluma Care Center, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation center located in Petaluma, CA, was recently recognized by the International Nurses Association (INA) as a Top Nurse in Petaluma for 2018. The INA highlights and profiles the world’s top nurses. The Association was established to recognize nurses that have demonstrated success and leadership in the nursing profession. Additionally, it is a resource to network, collaborate and share information with other medical professionals from around the world. “To be recognized as the top nurse in Petaluma by the INA is a great honor. I was completely taken by surprise!” says Geist. “I have lived and worked in Petaluma for many years and to be considered a nurse that has demonstrated success and leadership, knowing the caliber of nurses that are practicing their profession here, is beyond words.” As a recipient of the honor, Geist’s biography will appear in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare, recognizing healthcare providers of excellence. A full color page in the Nursing Section is devoted to members of the INA which highlights their achievements, education and specialties. About Windsor Petaluma Care Center: Windsor Petaluma Care Center is a member of the Windsor family of healthcare centers. Windsor is a provider of short-term and long-term healthcare, and rehabilitation services throughout California and Arizona. These centers employ professionals that provide nursing, therapeutic, sub-acute and rehabilitation care to over 4,000 patients daily.
Windsor Care Centers Unveil New Video Series, “Windsor Stars, Shining a Spotlight on Caring”February 28th, 2018
Windsor skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers announced today the release of a new video series entitled, “Windsor Stars: Shining a Spotlight on Caring.” The series highlights exceptional caregivers who exemplify Windsor’s mission to enrich every life they touch by consistently delivering high-quality, personalized care, with dignity, compassion and integrity. The “Windsor Stars” video series presents the stories of four caregivers representing four Windsor care centers in Southern California. To qualify for the video, all employees were required to have been employed at their care center for a minimum of 3 years, provide direct patient care, and have received an award or recognition for providing exceptional nursing or rehabilitation care. The four employees are:
- Edith Rodriguez, RNA, at Windsor Terrace Healthcare Center
- Joseph Guerrea, RNA, at Windsor Care Center of Cheviot Hills
- Miguel Ceuvas, LVN, at Windsor Convalescent Center of Long Beach
- Sully Acuna, ADSD, at Windsor Convalescent Center of Los Angeles
Windsor Care Centers Acquire Evergreen Arvin Healthcare and Evergreen Bakersfield Post-Acute CareFebruary 12th, 2018
February 9, 2018 – Los Angeles, CA – Windsor care centers announced today the addition of two skilled nursing and post-acute care centers to their California portfolio. Windsor acquired Evergreen Arvin Healthcare and Evergreen Bakersfield Post-Acute Care centers from EmpRes Healthcare Management. With the addition of the two new locations, Windsor expands its skilled nursing and sub-acute healthcare services to Bakersfield and surrounding communities in Kern County, a new region for its’ California operations. “We are very excited about the prospect of providing Windsor’s experienced and dedicated healthcare services to the Bakersfield communities,” says Tim Lehner, Senior Vice President of Operations. “With the acquisition of Evergreen Arvin and Evergreen Bakersfield, thousands of residents and families will now have access to Windsor’s industry-leading skilled nursing and rehabilitation services.” Evergreen Arvin is an 81-bed skilled nursing facility and Evergreen Bakersfield is a 99-bed post-acute care center. The addition of the two care facilities brings the count of Windsor’s skilled nursing and assisted living care centers throughout California and Arizona to 37.