Dec. 5, 2017 – Visiting Angels of the Palm Beaches is proud to announce that it has added Laura Annas, RN, BSN, to its home care management team as director of nursing.
Laura’s duties include overseeing the home care and companionship services provided to our Palm Beach Countyand Martin County clients. She will direct all quality-assurance initiatives for the company and handle agency compliance for the State of Florida. As director of nursing, Laura will conduct in-home client assessments, prepare the care plans and provide supervisory oversight.
With a depth and breadth of experience in the home health field as well as a hospital and medical facility environment, Laura adds an important layer of knowledge, judgment and expertise to Visiting Angels to better serve our clients. Her long and diversified career in nursing took her on a journey from surgical nurse to case manager and from nursing instructor to director of nursing. Laura received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Florida Atlantic University and has been employed by such highly respected institutions as Good Samaritan Hospital, Bethesda Hospital, Columbia Hospital and Keiser University in Florida.
Irv Seldin, JD, owner and CEO of Visiting Angels, remarked, “Adding Laura to our agency team reassures our clients that even as we continue to grow our home care business, we take quality assurance and client satisfaction seriously.” Colleen Haggerty, co-owner, added, “Our clients and their families have high expectations for our caregiver and companionship services – the addition of Laura’s oversight and expertise will provide them with peace of mind.”