Annette King, RN, CDONA, CDP, VWCN

Director of Clinical and Regulatory Education

Annette King is a Director of Clinical and Regulatory Education at SAK Healthcare.  Ms. King has been with SAK since 2019 and has over 30 years of experience. Mrs. King certifications include nursing administration, quality management, infection control, and wound care. Ms. King has expertise in transitioning low performing facilities to CMS 4 and 5-star ratings.  Ms. King works with facilities to enhance operations by improving quality care measures, perfecting documentation related to care plans, enhancing compliance and overseeing leadership development.  Ms. King is instrumental in working with facilities on the clinical system set-up, improvement of systems as well as survey management. Mrs. King has a history of leading teams to deficiency-free survey results.

Mrs. King brings vast knowledge in senior living and long-term care communities as she has previously served as a Director of Nursing and Clinical Nurse Executive in the industry. In addition, Ms. King has experience in hospital and clinics as well as senior living and skilled nursing facilities.  Ms. King is a trained nurse licensed by the State of Texas and she has extensive knowledge of policy and procedures and well as regulatory compliance. 

Ms. King has been recognized in the industry for her excellent performance.  In 2019, she was recognized by Genesis HC as the Top Performer for Wound Care – Pressure Injury Prevention. In 2018, Ms. King was recognized by the New Mexico Healthcare Association for providing quality long term care, and in 2017, she was recognized by New Mexico Healthcare Association for being in the top 10% for Short Term Quality Measures.