Dr. Laurie Mercier is our Medical Director. She is board certified in Family Practice and also board certified in Hospice and Palliative Care. For the past 15 years, she has served exclusively in skilled nursing and assisted living communities.
Dr. Mercier graduated from The University of Washington Medical School and completed her residency at Group Health Cooperative. She has a background in nutrition and holistic medicine, graduating with a degree in naturopathic medicine from Bastyr University. She also serves as Medical Director for our skilled nursing facility in Bellevue, Mission Healthcare at Bellevue.
As our Medical Director, Dr. Mercier directs and oversees the care of patients, cares for residents with chronic disabilities and dementia, and works with hospice providers to provide end of life care. She also works with local hospitals and outpatient physicians to provide continuity of care for patients residing at Patriots Glen Assisted Living & Memory Care.