Erica Patterson is Fox Run's 2013 Leader of the Year

NOVI, MI (December 24, 2013) --  Erica Patterson, Director of Nursing for Fox Run, has been named the retirement community's 2013 Leader of the Year. Patterson was promoted from Assistant Director of Nursing to Director of Nursing a year ago.  She has been focused on improving the clinical systems and care delivery at Fox Run's continuing care neighborhood.  As a result of her leadership, there has been significant improvement in the clinical measures of care and resident satisfaction.  Resident satisfaction in skilled nursing is now in the 95th percentile in the industry. Patterson, according to her colleagues, walks into challenging situations with a can-do approach and a confidence that her team can accomplish anything that's set before them. She will formally receive her award at Erickson Living's Annual Meeting in Baltimore, MD, on February 23.