Primrose of Lancaster Hires New Director Of Nursing

LANCASTER, OH – Primrose Retirement Community of Lancaster has hired Lynn Smith to be their Director of Nursing.  She began her duties on October 26.  In this role Smith will guide and oversee the care of residents and, in conjunction with Executive Director Adam Jones, manage the nursing staff.  She will also ensure compliance with all necessary regulations.

Lynn Smith

Lynn Smith

Smith obtained her associate’s degree in nursing from Hocking College in Nelsonville, OH.  She brings 16 years of experience in nursing with her to Primrose.  “I really love the home-like feel of our community,” said Smith.  “I am excited to work in an environment where we can provide such great care for our senior population,” she added.

“We are thrilled to have Lynn on our team,” said Jill Yetzer, Regional Operations Manager with Primrose.  “Her love for the senior population is evident, and we are looking forward to a great future here in Lancaster,” she added.

The Primrose of Lancaster Community, located at 1481 Wesley Way, consists of 10 townhome villas, 36 independent living apartment homes, and 32 assisted-living apartment homes.  A new memory care community is also expected to be open in the spring of 2018.  It will be built by The Douglas Company and is being financed by First Citizens Bank.

For additional information, please contact Dan Smilloff, Communications Manager, at or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.