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Lantern Hill Names AnnMarie Boyle as Director of Nursing

Lantern Hill Nursing Team, from left, Brenda James, Paula Lambkin, Kathleen Felezzola, Annmarie Boyle, and Michaelle Bernard.

Boyle looking for caring and dedicated RNs to join Lantern Hill’s team 

Lantern Hill, a distinctive Erickson Living continuing care retirement community in New Providence, N.J., recently named AnnMarie  Boyle, RN, as its first director of nursing. Boyle brings nearly 30 years of health care experience to her new role.

Prior to joining Lantern Hill, she held the position of  Director of  Nursing at Cedar Crest, an Erickson Living community in Pompton Plains, New Jersey.  A resident of  Belvidere, New Jersey, she received her BSN from Georgetown University.

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Lantern Hill’s continuing care neighborhood, Woodland Pointe, opened in March.  In addition to independent living, Lantern Hill specialized services and care includes sub-acute rehabilitation, assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing care.  Woodland Pointe features 17 private, one-bedroom assisted living apartment homes, 28 private studio apartments within memory care, and outpatient rehabilitation available for independent living residents. In June, 40 private suites will open, adding Medicare-approved skilled nursing and rehabilitation services to the community.

“I am thrilled to part of the team at this beautiful new senior living community,” said Boyle. “We will be bringing our person-centered care model to residents. Our employees really get to know our residents in order to provide individualized care.”

Lantern Hill currently has seven RNs on its team.

“It is a wonderful place to work with a culture of great teamwork where our primary focus is on customer service,” said Paula Lambkin, RN.  “We are proud of our work.”

“We are highly respected and appreciated here,” said Brenda James, RN.

Boyle said Lantern Hill will be hiring more than twelve RNs in the next few months, as the resident census builds.

“I am thrilled to be able to build a team that is dedicated to quality resident care,” said Boyle. “We are looking for RNs with a willingness to expand their horizons and have clinical competence, enthusiasm, empathy and creativity.”

“If you are looking for a place with good work/life balance plus have opportunities for personal and professional growth, you want to be part of Erickson Living,” said Boyle. “We are going to grow into one of the Best of the Best senior living communities in the area.”

Positions available include Clinical Manager-RN, MDS-RN, and Registered Nurse.  If hired, there is a $2,500 sign on bonus.  Interested applicants should apply online at

Lantern Hill employees experience an exceptional work environment, competitive pay, and comprehensive benefits. Erickson Living strives to be the most valued and trusted leader in senior housing and services through operational excellence, integrated senior health and wellness, and a commitment to the Erickson Way culture and values. Some of the many resident amenities include three onsite restaurants, pool, spa, fitness center, transportation, 24-hour concierge and security services, secure underground parking and a theater.  For more community information, visit

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