The resident manager, Ann Cutcher, MD, lives in the cottage on the grounds of Enso House. She or her designee is available 24 hours daily. Dr. Cutcher will not function as a physician for any resident without prior arrangement. Residents are encouraged to keep their primary doctors. The caregiving staff includes a nurse and a certified nursing assistant. It is intended that all caregivers will be CNA trained. Nurse delegation training and duties will be determined on a case by case basis. Dr. Cutcher and the staff of caregivers will make daily general care management decisions with the help of RN’s and LPN’s from Home Health and Hospice of Whidbey General Hospital whenever necessary. These nurses are available for home visits as needed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Jo Prussia, RN
Jo Prussia has worked as an RN in Oncology and Palliative Care for thirty years.