New Leadership at Progressive Care Center

June 3, 2010

Helen comes to Progressive Care Center from Medalion Retirement Community in Colorado Springs, where she has served as Director of Nursing since July 2008. Helen is a Registered Nurse and has her Nursing Home Administrators License. Prior to joining the Medalion Retirement Community, Helen was a nurse in the St. Mary-Corwin Hospital emergency department. She has extensive experience in acute care, long term care and hospice nursing. Helen's experience as a nurse and a Nursing Home Administrator within the Centura Health system uniquely qualifies her to serve in the Administrator role at Progressive Care Center.

Kathleen Easter previously worked at Namaste Alzheimer Center in Colorado Springs, where she served as the Director of Nursing for three years. Prior to joining Namaste Alzheimer Center, Kathleen worked at Progressive Care Center for ten years, where she served as Assistant Director of Nursing and Minimum Data Set (MDS) Coordinator.

Progressive Care Center is excited to have the expertise and leadership of Helen and Kathleen to better serve the residents and associates.

About Progressive Care Center

Progressive Care Center has been serving the Ca̱non City community and surrounding areas since 1972, offering nursing home care, memory care, respite care and rehabilitation therapies. Progressive Care Center is located adjacent to St. Thomas More Hospital and is part of Centura Health at Home, with more than 1,300 employees serving communities across the state, caring for more people in more places than any other organization of its kind in Colorado. The Centura Health at Home continuum of care includes home care, telehealth services, rehabilitation therapies, home medical equipment, both inpatient and home hospice services and seven senior living communities offering independent living, assisted living, nursing home care, memory care and adult day programs. Together with Centura Health at Home, Progressive Care Center brings a continuum of expert, innovative, compassionate care to people of all ages, in all the places they call home.