The Bridge at Sandpoint, premier senior living community in Sandpoint, was recently named a 2022-2023 U.S. News & World Report best assisted living community.
The inaugural U.S. News Best Senior Living ratings and profiles offer comprehensive information and exclusive analysis of consumer satisfaction data. The ratings are based on such factors as community and activities, food and dining, caregiving and management, and staffing for nearly 2,500 communities in the continental U.S. and Hawaii.
The Bridge at Sandpoint, Idaho, is the ideal assisted living destination for seniors looking for a rewarding retirement.
Residents of The Bridge at Sandpoint enjoy 24/7 attention from caring associates. Personalized care plans are tailored to each resident’s needs, ensuring their overall health and wellness.
Encouraged to take full advantage of our active community, residents enjoy resort-style services and amenities including fine dining, scheduled transportation and a full calendar of social and recreational activities.
Located on the shore of Pend Oreille, the state’s largest lake, and surrounded by three of the region’s most popular mountain ranges, Sandpoint offers a picturesque environment for residents of The Bridge. Here, they are treated with the dignity and respect they deserve.
Working closely with our affiliate, Life Care Center of Sandpoint, our campus offers assisted living, skilled nursing and rehabilitation services all in one location.
Residents and their loved ones can feel confident that our associates are trained to handle a diverse and changing set of senior needs as they arise.
The Accushield® 5-Star Safety Rating recognizes senior living and skilled nursing facilities that have prioritized health safety and visitor management through the utilization of advanced sign-in and health screening technology. 5-Star Safety Rated communities prioritize the need to identify, track, and screen all visitors, including family members, friends, third-party caregivers, and other vendors. These communities understand the risk that visitors and third-party care providers can pose for residents and staff and have put in place policies to help mitigate that risk. As a trusted symbol of Safety, the Accushield® 5-Star Safety Rating helps communities increase awareness of the importance of safety through defined visitor management, health screening, entry policies, procedures, and systems.
What will you fall in love with at The Bridge at Sandpoint Maybe everything.
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Suzanne is a hometown girl, with ties to the Sandpoint community going back for decades. Her three daughters and her son all attended Sandpoint schools, and Suzanne is a graduate of North Idaho Community College in Coeur d'Alene.
Suzanne first developed her love of senior care as a music therapy volunteer at the age of 7. From there, she moved on to become a CNA, a med tech, and has worked as a nurse for more than 30 years.
During that time, she has continued to build her knowledge base and has obtained numerous advanced certifications, including areas of geriatric studies, as well as becoming a certified Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement specialist.
Suzanne originally came to The Bridge in 2018 as the Resident Care Director. She became the Executive Director the following year. She loves her Sandpoint community and treasures her residents and associate team.
"It is an honor to be entrusted with the care of this exceptional generation. They give me so much more than I could ever give them. They bring joy to my life every day."
In her free time, Suzanne enjoys wrangling her many farm animals, as well as her 13-year-old son.Join Our Team