Business and Professional
March 31, 2015
The Buckingham senior living community has named Leanna Mouhot Director of Nursing. The announcement was made by Julie Fenske, Executive Director of The Buckingham. Mouhot was promoted from her previous position of Associate Executive Director at The Buckingham and has been with the community since 2012. In her new role, Mouhot will be in charge of supervising the nursing staff and overseeing resident care, as well as administrative functions.
"We are looking forward to Leanna bringing her knowledge and expertise to The Buckingham," said Fenske. "We consider the health of our residents to be one of our top priorities and are confident that Leanna possesses the qualifications we were looking for to fill that vitally important position."
Mouhot brings more than a decade of nursing experience to The Buckingham. She has held a variety of positions over the years, including assistant director of nursing, wellness director and nurse liaison. Prior to joining The Buckingham, Mouhot was a floor nurse at Cypress Creek Hospital.
"I'm so excited to begin this new journey with the amazing staff and residents at The Buckingham," said Mouhot. "The Buckingham has an outstanding reputation within the Houston community, and I look forward to joining a team whose passion for helping people is similar to mine."
ABOUT THE BUCKINGHAM
The Buckingham, a Masterpiece Living community, is Houston's premier life care senior living community located in the heart of the Memorial neighborhood. Situated on a 17-acre site along Buffalo Bayou at 8580 Woodway Drive, The Buckingham offers resort-style services and amenities for active, independent seniors, as well as all levels of health care services on-site at The Plaza at The Buckingham. The community features 205 independent living residences; 42 private assisted living apartments; 16 private memory support apartments; and 60 private skilled nursing suites.
The Buckingham is a 501(c)3 nonprofit senior living community sponsored by Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC), a Texas-based nonprofit organization that sponsors sister communities Edgemere in Dallas, Querencia at Barton Creek in Austin, The Stayton at Museum Way in Fort Worth, Mirador in Corpus Christi and The Barrington of Carmel in Indianapolis. For information visit www.buckinghamhouston.com, or call (832) 426-1372.