On Board with Pat Davis: May 2019

As Director Living in Community on the Riderwood Board of Directors, Pat Davis introduces the newest board Chair Michelle Bohreer, and provides the latest information from the Board.

Executive Insight: April 2019

By Laura McCormick Practice Administrator, Medical Center We live in an amazing time in medicine. Through science and technology, we have made remarkable advances. We are making new discoveries and delivering the highest-quality medical care the world has ever known. Clearly, we have the professional and clinical skills to deliver these wonders. But what about…

From the R.A.C.: April 2019

By Bette Martin Secretary, Resident Advisory Council In politics, a frequent meme is “It’s the economy, stupid!” At Riderwood, what we often hear is “More communication, PLEASE!” or “Why weren’t we told….?” Frankly, it’s true! Getting information to all residents in a community as large as Riderwood is a never-ending challenge. Even with the Reporter…

On Board with Pat Davis: April 2019

By Pat Davis Director Living in Community, Riderwood Board of Directors Quizzes, tests, exams…remember them? I bet you’re glad they’re no longer a regular part of your life. But it’s a different story for Riderwood, which is constantly being evaluated in many ways. Last month I wrote about the Resident Satisfaction Survey, an annual opportunity…

Greetings from Administration: April 2019

By Gary Hibbs Executive Director Leadership guru John Maxwell, in his latest book Leadershift, opens his first chapter with a quick, three-word quote from Thomas Edgley, which I thought so very appropriate as we enter into Spring.  “Change or die” is what Edgley said.  Wow.  Pretty thought provoking!  Doesn’t sound like much of a choice,…

Executive Insight with Mark Embley

By Mark Embley Director, Finance From March 3 – 5, the leadership members of all communities managed by Erickson Living will gather in Baltimore for the Erickson Annual Meeting. I look forward with great eagerness to get together, connect, strengthen relationships, and learn about where we’re evolving as a company. There’s a strong focus on…

On Board with Pat Davis

By Pat Davis Director Living in Community, Riderwood Board of Directors As you learned recently, Riderwood has a new Chair for our Board of Directors. Former Chair Jim Anders is well known to staff and residents from his long service to the community. Jim first became involved with the Erickson enterprise many years ago when…

Greetings from Administration

By Gary Hibbs Executive Director Author Jean Hersey said, “In March winter is holding back and spring is pulling forward. Something holds, and something pulls inside of us too.” I like that…in March we feel a bit of the hangover of the cold of winter yet the hope of spring, a new day, is with…