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Amato named Director of Nursing at Elderwood of Uihlein at Lake Placid

LAKE PLACID, NYMichelle Amato, RN, has been named Director of Nursing Services at Elderwood of Uihlein at Lake Placid, 185 Old Military Road, Lake Placid.

Ms. Amato was most recently the Director of Nursing at Essex Center in Elizabethtown. She began her nursing career as a level 1 trauma ER nurse, and grew in her career as she gained management positions in nursing at various skilled nursing communities around the state.

Ms. Amato will be responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the nursing care team as well as working to improve the quality measure rating of the facility.

“I am looking forward to working with the caring staff here at Elderwood of Uihlein at Lake Placid to ensure that all of our patients, residents and families receive the quality care and services they expect and deserve,” Ms. Amato said.

Elderwood provides skilled nursing care, specialized subacute and rehabilitation care, cardiac care, cardiac telemetry services, assisted living, independent living and memory care at skilled nursing facilities, assisted living communities and independent living communities across New York State, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island. For more information, visit www.elderwood.com.

Contact: Courtney Gfroerer

Communications Specialist

(716) 633-3900, ext. 1279