This highly qualified expert has over 25 years of experience in hospice care, home health care, acute care, and assisted living healthcare management. She also possesses extensive knowledge of federal and state regulations pertaining to hospice and home health care and has developed and implemented policies pertaining to fall risk prevention. She obtained her BS in nursing from Rutgers University before receiving her MS in management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Today, this expert is certified as a professional in healthcare quality and as a senior advisor and board-certified patient advocate. She is also a licensed registered nurse. She is an active member of several professional organizations, including the Aging & Disability Commission and the Society of Certified Senior Advisors. She previously served as the director of the hospice program at Franciscan Hospice & Home Care, Regional Hospice, and Farmington Valley VNA. She also worked as an administrator at Advanced Home Health Care, Inc., as a manager of nursing and hospice services at Farmington Valley VNA Inc., and as the director of operations at Beacon Hospice Incorporated. Most recently, this expert was the performance improver educator at Masonicare Home Health & Hospice Inc., the nursing supervisor of rehabilitation and long-term care at Genesis Health Care Inc., and the director of home care and hospice care nursing at Brightstar Care. She is currently an assistant administrator at a home care agency and a nurse supervisor at a rehabilitation and long-term care facility in Connecticut.
- Location: CT
- BSN, Rutgers University
- MS, Management, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
- Certified, Professional in Healthcare Quality
- Certified, Patient Advocate
- Licensed, Registered Nurse
- Member, Aging & Disability Commission
- Member, Society of Certified Senior Advisors
- Former, Director, Hospice Program, Franciscan Hospice & Home Care
- Former, Director, Hospice Program, Regional Hospice
- Former, Director, Hospice Program, Farmington Valley VNA
- Former, Administrator, Advanced Home Health Care, Inc.
- Former, Manager, Nursing & Hospice Services, Farmington Valley VNA Inc.
- Former, Director, Operations, Beacon Hospice Incorporated
- Former, Performance Improver Educator, Masonicare Home Health & Hospice Inc.
- Former, Nursing Supervisor, Rehabilitation & Long-Term Care, Genesis Health Care Inc.
- Former, Executive Director, Stonebrook Village of Windsor Locks
- Former, Director, Home Care & Hospice Care Nursing, Brightstar Care
- Current, Nurse Supervisor, an assisted living and rehabilitation facility in CT
- Current, Assistant Administrator, a home care agency in CT