Maple Crest Names New Medical Director

Posted on: December 11, 2015

Maple Crest Health Center is pleased to announce Dr. Donald Darst will serve as the new Medical Director.

Dr. Donald Darst is an internist in Omaha, Nebraska and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Methodist Hospital and Nebraska Medical Center. He also specializes in Geriatric Medicine and founded the Midwest Regional Health Services which is recognized as the first clinic in Nebraska to receive the NCQA (National Committee for Quality Assurance) level 3 Patient-Center -Medical Home.

Prior to becoming the Medical Director for Maple Crest Dr. Darst served as Medical Director for a number of health centers and senior living communities in the Omaha area.
Maple Crest welcomes his knowledge and feel certain both short-term and long term residents will benefit from his experience with Patient-Center Medical-Home and his understanding and management of chronic disease.

Eugenie Ahounou, Maple Crest Administrator and RN, states, “Dr. Darst will make a great Medical Director for Maple Crest Health Center. He is familiar with our community and, in fact, serves and the primary care physician for a number of residents. Dr. Darst will focus not only on resident care but the staff growth through education, which will only continue to enhance resident care”.

Please join the Maple Crest Health Center staff to welcome Dr. Darst.