Tucked away behind a beautiful housing development, you will find Avante at Lake Worth in a peaceful community. A place where you will find competent and compassionate professionals highly skilled. Our Care team is led by highly trained medical directors and other medical consultants in many specialties. We employ skilled and trained staff, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, certified nursing assistants (CNA), Physical (PT), Occupational (OT), and Speech therapists (ST), Social Workers, and Registered Dieticians. Avante at Lake Worth comes highly recommended due to just one of our skills in Respiratory Therapy, providing Trach and Vent Care. It brings great joy when we can send residents back into the community, functioning, and living independently after being successfully weaned from our Vent Weaning Program. We pride ourselves in compassionate, constructed care individualized, personalized to achieve the highest level of self-sufficiency, and functioning for all our Residents. We have a wide range of programs tailored to meet your needs.
For over 30 years, Avante has specialized in skilled nursing, assisted living, rehabilitation, and post-acute services. Our associates are committed individuals who desire to create an environment that fosters wellness, integrity, and success. At Avante, you will have the opportunity for advancement, learn new skills, meet new people, build rewarding professional and personal relationships, and improve the quality of life of those around you. We are focused on the whole person, a concept that includes families, colleagues, and communities.
Dementia care, PT, OT, Speech therapy, social services, psychiatric and psychological services, activities, dietician, wound care, IV medication administration, cardiac care, post-stroke care, orthopedic care, bariatric care, pulmonary care, covid 19 care, housekeeping, and laundry, beautician, hospice, respite, bilingual staff, dialysis, gastroenterology care.
Nashika Jackson Ogilvie is the Senior Executive Director at Avante at Lake Worth, Florida. She joined the Avante team in August 2021 and has been in health care for 26 years and in Long Term Care for 19 years. Nashika began her career in Long-Term Care as an Admissions Coordinator in 2003 and volunteered at a local nursing home as a teenager. She then went on to become a Licensed Nursing home Administrator in 2007.
Nashika received my bachelorette in Health Service Administration from Florida Atlantic University (FAU) and her master's in Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in Health Services from Lynn University. She's been featured in Who's Who and is a member of the Florida Health Care Survey and Regulatory committee and a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.
Nashika's experience of nineteen (19) plus years in Long Term Care (LTC) has spanned multiple positions, ranging from Admissions Coordinator, Admissions Director, Marketing Director, Assisted Living Executive Director, and Skilled Nursing Administrator. She has worked in standalone Skilled Nursing Facilities and the continuum of care CCRC setting.
Avante at Lake Worth's services provided include nursing, ventricular weening therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, respiratory, Dental Care, Dietary, Housekeeping, Mental Health, Pharmacy services, Physician, physician Extenders, Podiatry, Social Work, Speech Therapy, Therapeutic Activities, and Wound Care Management, and Physiatry.
"As the Senior Executive Director of Avante at Lake Worth, I am blessed to work with an amazing group of Health Care Workers who have attained 5- Stars in Quality Measure." ~ Nashika Jackson Ogilvie, MBA, NHA
Christian Cooper, RN, is the Director of Nursing at Avante at Lake Worth, Florida, and joined the team in November 2014. Christian has been in healthcare for 8+ years and began his career in Long-Term Care as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). He attended nursing school at Medvance and then progressed to HCI college to obtain his associate degree in nursing to become a Registered Nurse (RN). Prior to becoming a nurse, Christian was a telecommunication specialist at Comcast, and dealing with family members' health care concerns, prompted his healthcare calling. Avante was his first nursing job, and he has spent most of his nursing career with the Avante team.
One of Christian's reasons to continuously work at Avante is the relationships he's cultivated with residents and staff and has grown in his professional career due to opportunities. In his role at Avante at Lake worth, Christian has made quality clinical care a priority, as evidenced by their improvement in quality measures rating from a 3 star to a 5 star.
The Avante at Lake Worth offers services that include Dental Care, Dietary, Housekeeping, Mental Health, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physician, physician Extenders, Podiatry, Physical Therapy, Social Work, Speech Therapy, Therapeutic Activities, Wound Care Management, Physiatry, respiratory therapy, edema management therapy, mobile diagnostic services, Multi-trauma patient, ventilator and Trach care.
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