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Dear Ms. Grasso: Our entire family would like to sincerely thank your facility and its staff for the marvelous job they all did in caring for Teddy L. Without exception each one of your staff gave sincere, loving, compassionate, empathetic, nurturing and patient care as we all worked through this climactic event. You should be very proud to have a team of such excellent professionals. Tun, Jeff, Beth, Ann, Anna, Brian, were just some of your team members that were interfacing with us so delicately. I believe Tun even stayed several evenings well past his shift to sit with Teddy - a sacrifice of love. When I told my friends about the excellent care you provided by repositioning, cleaning and changing Teddy so frequently, they were so impressed. It kept our loved one very calm and comfortable. The entire process was like a feather floating to the floor. Your professionals made the best out of an awful reality. Please forgive me by not mentioning by name all the ones that gave such incredible support. We look forward to working with you all as Peggy is still in your capable hands. With immense gratitude, Jim and Peggy F. along with the extended family


Masconomet Healthcare Center

Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital-Bradford

Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital Bradford’s Pulmonary and Stroke Day Rehab Programs Recertified for two more years by Joint Commission!



Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital is pleased to announce that we have received Deficiency Free Joint Commission Recertification surveys for both the inpatient Pulmonary Program and the outpatient Stroke Day Rehab Program, and that we are now certified for two more years. 

The Joint Commission’s Disease Specific Care Certification Program provides an evaluation of a clinical program that delivers care to a defined patient population.  By choosing to become certified, Whittier has shown their commitment to excellence in the areas of Pulmonary and Stroke Rehabilitation and medical care.
 
Bob Iannaco, Whittier Bradford Administrator said, “I am extremely proud of the results of the Joint Commission certification survey for both our Pulmonary and Stroke programs.  The survey shows our commitment to providing outstanding care in both of these patient populations as well as to the certification process.
 
Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital in Bradford, MA is owned and operated by Whittier Health Network, and is run by Administrator Robert Iannaco, Medical Director Dr. Paul Liguori, and Director of Nursing & Clinical Services Jennifer Sprague.

In the photos: Top, our Stroke Day Rehab team (from left to right) -  Laurie Lemire, OT, Rehab Director; Dr. Joan Breen, Neurologist, Director of Neuro Day Program; Kelley Porazinski, OT; Sara Troccolo, SLP; Jamie Moore, SLP; Sandy Kiley, PT; Jeanne Andrusin, NP; Sue Charest, PT

Bottom, our Pulmonary team (from left to right) - Dr. Paul Liguori, Medical Director; Katelynn Emmons, OTR; Laurie Lemire, OTR, Director of Rehabilitation; Jillian Champagne, PT; Riley Rousakis, OTR; Kellie Stephanos, RN, Unit Manager; Becky Flynn, RT, Respiratory Manager; Jennifer Sprague, MSN, Director of Nursing; Sue Charest, PT; Crystal Leblanc, RT

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