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DHCHD names Ashlee Garcia new Legacy Assisted Living Director


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DHCHD names Ashlee Garcia new Legacy Assisted Living Director

Dalhart, Texas – On Monday October 11, Ashlee Garcia stepped into the position as Director at Legacy Assisted Living, a 26- bed facility. Garcia has 13 years of experience as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) and has worked for Dallam Hartley Counties Hospital District (DHCHD) for her entire career. She is a well-rounded LVN with eight years of experience working on the floor at Coon Memorial Hospital in the ER and obstetrics.

Garcia has also worked as the discharge planner, a clinic nurse at Dalhart Family Medicine Clinic, in the nursing home, and most recently with Home Health at DHCHD. Garcia has a passion for working with the elderly, treating each patient as her own grandparent, and loves hearing their stories. “I’m excited to learn the administration side of Legacy Assisted Living and to continue to expand my knowledge in the field of geriatrics.” Garcia said.

“Ashlee Garcia is an asset to the district; she possesses the passion and dedication not only for her duties but for her patients and residents. She takes pride in providing the best quality of life she can. Her compassion and drive will get her far. I have complete faith she will maintain the positive environment that is a part of the Legacy community. I’m proud of Ashlee, and I know she will do great,” Heather Schriber, Director of Long- Term Care at DHCHD, said.

DHCHD is a healthcare system designed to serve the community at every stage of life. Offering services including obstetrics, surgery, radiology, and swing bed at Coon Memorial Hospital, providing wellness and rehabilitation services at family practice or specialty clinics, or caring for seniors through long-term care facilities, DHCHD’s mission is to provide quality healthcare close to home. To learn more, visit www. dhchd.org

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