July 5 2021 – Sonja A. Jorgensen, LNHA, a seasoned long-term care executive director and licensed nursing home administrator, has been named the Administrator for Manor Pines, a Marrinson skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility. Manor Pines offers a wide range of services including in-house dialysis; stroke and cardiac recovery care; orthopedic rehab with physical, occupational, speech and respiratory therapy; hospice and palliative care; respite services and wound care management.
Jorgensen will oversee the operations and administration of the 206-bed facility and is responsible for all aspects of care provided to residents. She will direct the hiring and training of employees as well as oversee the activities of the medical, nursing, technical, housekeeping, maintenance, social service, activity, and volunteer staff.
“We are excited to welcome Sonja to our Marrinson family. As the administrator of our flagship facility, we look forward to the wonderful experience she brings and her passion for caring,” said Ralph Marrinson, CEO of Marrinson Senior Care Residences. “Her fresh energy and knowledge are a perfect addition to our stellar team.”
Most recently, Jorgensen was the Executive Director of Hillcrest Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Hollywood, Florida. She has extensive experience, nearly two decades, in long-term care management in Florida. She has also held leadership roles in professional agencies; local and statewide.
A graduate of McGill University in Canada, Jorgensen did a fellowship for Leadership in Healthcare with Abbott Laboratories and received her Master’s in Healthcare Administration from Florida International University in Miami. She also completed the Florida Associations of Homes and Services for Aging’s Leadership Academy.
“I am excited to join the Marrinson Senior Care family at Manor Pines where there is a clear focus on caring and sense of family,” said Sonja Jorgenson, LNHA, Administrator of Manor Pines. “I look forward to working with the team at Manor Pines to build on past successes to provide the highest level of care for our residents.”
Established in 1966, the family-owned Marrinson Senior Care Residences is committed to exceeding the expectations of our residents and their families. With eight locations in two states, we offer the full continuum of care including Independent Living, Independent Living Plus, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing/Rehab. South Florida locations include; Manor Pines and Manor Oaks (Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation), Williamsburg Landing and Margate Manor (Assisted Living) and Independence Hall (Independent Plus Assisted Living). In Aiken, South Carolina residences include The Hills of Cumberland Village (Assisted Living) and Cumberland Village Apartments & Patio Homes (Independent Living). To learn more, visit www.marrinson.com .