Azura Assisted Living and Memory Care’s mission is to transform the culture of care, which is why we are proud to provide you with resources to help you. Education is a great gift in understanding everything from the different types of Assisted Living to what is our exclusive MOSAIC philosophy and how ways to communicate with those who have dementia. Below are links to Azura’s various resources pages, articles, videos and more!
Medical Director: Dr. Sussy King
Azura is excited to partner with Dr. Sussy King, as our Medical Director. In this role Dr. King works with our EXCEPTIONAL Team to enhance the quality, safety ,and care of our residents.
Dr. King helps to ensure that Azura follows cutting-edge, evidence-based practices, while providing additional research and clinical insights on our policies, procedures, and overall care.
Dr. King is also able to interface with Hospitalists and primary care providers to ensure a smooth transition to Azura for existing and new residents coming from the hospital. She is able to assist with ordering necessary vaccinations and medical testing for residents and our Azura Team. In addition, she provides our Azura family with an additional level of educational support regarding dementia, unique diagnoses, fall prevention and more!
“I am excited to be a part of the compassionate and INNOVATIVE team at Azura. By seeing patients in the place they recognize as home, I will be able to treat the whole person. Working with geriatric patients each day is a gift. Hearing their stories and making personal connections is an honor.”
Board-certified in Family Medicine, Dr. King, graduated with honors as a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska and has nearly two decades of experience in serving our valued seniors and those with dementia.