Posts Tagged: Senior Living communities

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Working in Senior Communities

Kelsey M., Licensed Practical Nurse, UPMC Seneca Place

When you picture a senior living facility, what comes to mind? The caring staff, the friendly community of residents — all of these are familiar parts of the senior care environment. But what is it really like to work in a UPMC Senior Community? Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Kelsey M. took us behind the scenes… Read more »

From Patients to Family: Why Your Community Needs LPNs Like You

Carol S., Licensed Practical Nurse, UPMC Heritage Place

Every day, many of us move through life in our own little world. But do you ever stop to think about the people in your neighborhood who may be in need — the elderly, the homebound, the disabled, and others? For Carol S., Licensed Practical Nurse, these people are more than just names. She has… Read more »

How My Midlife Crisis Became Life Changing

Andrew Soltesz, RN

My name is Andrew Soltesz, and I am an RN at Canterbury Place, a UPMC Senior Living Community. I don’t exactly have the typical UPMC Careers story, but I’ll share a little about how I got here. A Big Career Change Nursing was a midlife crisis career change for me; I went back to school… Read more »