Primrose of Council Bluffs Hires New Director of Nursing

COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA– Primrose Retirement Community of Council Bluffs has hired Jessica Wunderlich to be their new Director of Nursing.  In this role, Wunderlich will guide and oversee the overall care of residents and, in conjunction with Executive Director Paul Larsen, manage the nursing staff.  She will also ensure compliance with all necessary regulations.

Jessica Wunderlich

Jessica Wunderlich

Wunderlich has a nursing degree from Nebraska Wesleyan.  She has been in the healthcare field since 2000, working in acute care, case management, and nurse education, and was the Director of Nursing at Primrose in 2015 before transferring to another retirement community.

“I returned to Primrose in July of 2018 after attending the funeral of a longtime resident I helped take care of when I was there,” Wunderlich said.  “I was so proud to see the staff being honored for their care and compassion during the service.  It made me want to come back,” she added.

“We are thrilled to have Jessica back on our team,” said Paul Larsen, Executive Director at Primrose of Council Bluffs.  “Her love for the senior population is evident, and we are looking forward to a great future with her at the nursing helm,” he added.

Primrose Retirement Community of Council Bluffs, located at 1801 East Kanesville Boulevard, consists of 36 independent living apartment homes, and 32 assisted-living apartment homes.

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