Ms. Clayton comes to Wartburg from The Visiting Nurse Association of Hudson Valley where she served as the Director of Patient Services for their Certified Home Health Agency. With over 30 years of experience in the homecare industry, she brings strong clinical knowledge, along with expertise in performance improvement, quality initiatives and program growth. Ms. Clayton has earned a BS in Nursing from Columbia University and an MBA and MPA from Long Island University.
Ms. Clayton brings this team decades of experience and considerable community contacts. We look forward to working with her to ensure we remain at the highest quality while we expand into new market areas from both the Westchester office and the office in Forrest Hills, Queens,” said David Gentner, Wartburg President & CEO.
Ms. Clayton will oversee Wartburg Home Care, a certified home health agency serving Westchester and the Bronx and Wartburg Care at Home, a licensed home care service agency serving Westchester, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx and Nassau County, Long Island.
“I am delighted to join Wartburg’s family of dedicated staff and look forward to expanding our home care services in Westchester and the New York Metro Area. I am impressed with Wartburg’s extensive programs and services and the top-notch quality of care that allows seniors to age in their home,” said Ms. Clayton.
Ms. Clayton enjoys cooking and spending time with her daughter, Jessica, and their two dogs.
Wartburg is an award-winning provider of comprehensive senior services, including independent living, assisted living, Alzheimer’s/dementia care, skilled nursing, rehabilitation and hospice care. Its 34-acre campus in Mount Vernon serves seniors and their families in southern Westchester and the northern Bronx and now the NY Metro Area. Wartburg’s nursing home has been recognized by U. S. News & World Report as among the “Best Nursing Homes in New York State for five consecutive years, in 2015. Over the past few years, Wartburg has launched an ambitious building expansion program, including the Friedrichs Residence, with 61 independent living apartments, and a Rehabilitation and Adult Day Services Center, both opened in 2013.