Patti has served on the Board since 2017 and is currently Chair of the Quality Committee. Patti‘s brings to the Board knowledge and experience gained from a 35 year career in health care. Through various nursing and health leadership positions she participated in health service planning and evaluation and the development of quality, risk management, ethics and organizational health frameworks and programs. As a surveyor for Accreditation Canada, she assessed quality, patient safety and worklife against national and international standards in health care organizations in Canada and internationally. She worked with the Executive Director, Continuing Care Division, Nova Scotia Department of Health for her residency in the Masters of Health Administration program. This gave her exposure to policy, planning and service delivery in long term care at the provincial level.
Patti is loving retirement! She enjoys gardening, attending local theatre and concerts, visiting local restaurants and wineries, participating in lifelong learning and physical fitness activities and spending time with family and friends.
Patti is pleased to serve on the Windsor Elms Board and for the opportunity to contribute to the long term care sector and care of seniors in the area.