“The final 14 months have actually examined us, in each possible method, by way of preserving our residents and groups secure and wholesome,” stated Aegis Dwelling President Kris Engskov. “In the present day, we’re rising stronger as an organization and are doubling down on our dedication to serving to older adults reside extra vibrant and full lives.” Constance will assist us propel this work ahead in so some ways and we could not be extra thrilled to carry her expertise, expertise, and imaginative and prescient to our crew.”
From the earliest days of the pandemic, Aegis Dwelling acted shortly and proactively to place the suitable protocols and protections in place, making certain it did every thing potential to protect its most susceptible from the coronavirus. The corporate fashioned a Coronavirus Advisory Council, appointed a head of Security & An infection Management, introduced within the newest virus and disease-fighting applied sciences, and created secure methods to carry residents and households collectively via its Outside Dwelling Room. Because it appears forward, the corporate is committing to taking the subsequent step in delivering extra built-in scientific care to residents and to enrich the wellness program at present in improvement and being piloted at Aegis Dwelling Bellevue Overlake. In the present day, almost 100% of Aegis Dwelling residents and 90% of workers are vaccinated and the corporate is mandating vaccinations for all staff beginning July 1.
“I typically discuss concerning the significance of weaving the quilt—bringing collectively the right combination of various expertise and expertise to create the very best crew for Aegis Dwelling,” stated Founder, CEO, and Chairman Dwayne Clark. “We have now all the time prided ourselves on delivering distinctive resident care and I’m assured Constance’s expertise and drive will carry this stage of care to a fair greater commonplace, whereas pushing us to innovate and assume in new methods.”
Along with overseeing all nursing and care, Schein can be liable for managing and growing current and new healthcare partnerships, enlisting new know-how to enhance resident care, and supporting Aegis Dwelling normal managers in hiring, growing, and retaining one of the best expertise throughout Aegis Dwelling’s nursing and care groups. Schein will play an equally vital function within the improvement of wellness programming at Aegis Dwelling.
Previous to becoming a member of Aegis Dwelling, Schein served as Vice President of Scientific and Ancillary Providers at Westminster Communities, one of many nation’s largest non-profit, senior-focused healthcare organizations. At Westminster, Constance led the nursing and care groups in its life plan and assisted residing communities and was liable for the management, improvement, and oversight of well being, high quality, reimbursement, and scientific Well being Data Administration (HIM) applications. Schein was additionally beforehand the Nationwide Director of Well being Techniques at The Goodman Group in Minneapolis, MN, one of many nation’s main expert nursing operators. Schein spent a number of years serving in quite a lot of senior management positions, together with Director of Scientific Providers and Director of Nursing inside the Benedictine Well being System (Winona, MN).
“The final yr has taught us simply how essential our function in caring for a few of our most susceptible older adults is,” stated Schein. “I could not be extra excited to proceed pushing new boundaries for what is feasible in senior care. The mission- and innovation-driven tradition right here at Aegis is the proper place to carry this imaginative and prescient to actuality.”
Schein earned a bachelor’s diploma from the College of Wisconsin and attended Canada’s prestigious McGill College, the place she obtained a grasp’s in nursing. Extra data on Aegis Dwelling’s Senior Management Staff might be discovered right here.
About Aegis Dwelling
Aegis Dwelling is a nationwide chief in senior assisted residing and reminiscence care. With almost 25 years of expertise, Aegis Dwelling is thought for its strategy for supporting residents alongside the continuum of care, from mild help to superior dementia; progressive programming and a concentrate on upscale, purpose-built design; and an employee-centric firm tradition. With each neighborhood, Aegis Dwelling creates a residing atmosphere the place residents can really feel at residence and impressed to reside life to the fullest. The privately held firm is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington and operates 33 communities in Washington, California and Nevada, with 8 further communities in improvement. For extra data, go to www.aegisliving.com. Observe the corporate on Twitter @Aegisliving and Fb at www.fb.com/AegisLiving.
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