She has been employed at GVNA
HealthCare since 2011 as an RN case manager in the Homecare Program.
The Gardner Adult Day Health center began in 1984 and has become a valuable resource for elders and their caregivers, according to Elaine Fluet, GVNA
president and CEO.
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HealthCare's Food Pantry located at 35 Main Street, Fitchburg, received a $5,000 check from the Beers for Good Festival Committee, whose mission is to raise money for local charities, educate the public about the great variety of regional craft beers and attract visitors to the city.
Andrew Boucher, the president of Boucher Funeral Home Inc., has been appointed chairman of the board of directors for GVNA
HealthCare in Gardner.
Patients recently gave GVNA HealthCare high scores on the Home Health Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems Patient survey, coming in among the top 25 percent of Fazzi Associates' National Patient Satisfaction database for overall patient satisfaction and likelihood of recommending the agency.
In addition to receiving a certificate from Fazzi Associates, a national consulting, benchmarking and research firm, GVNA HealthCare will be recognized on Fazzi's HHCAHPS website and will be awarded a ribbon at the National Association of Home Care annual meeting.
GVNA HealthCare recently announced that Lifeline program coordinator Judith Durkee of Templeton has become a certified Philips Lifeline AutoAlert provider, having completed a full training curriculum and certification program designed and offered by Philips Lifeline.
For information about GVNA's Lifeline Program, call (978) 632-1230, ext.
"The agency was recognized for our community outreach in the city of Fitchburg through services provided at our Community Services Center," said GVNA President and CEO Elaine Fluet.
"GVNA HealthCare's Community Services Center is a beacon of hope in their region for the homeless, hungry, and socially isolated.
GVNA HealthCare also recently hosted its annual Executive Leadership Breakfast, featuring David Horsager, CEO of Horsager Leadership Inc.
Major sponsors for the event included an anonymous donor; ACT Fastening Solutions Inc., Baystate Benefit Services, Broadview Assisted Living, Byram Healthcare, Fidelity Bank, Four Points by Sheraton; the GVNA board of directors (Andrew Boucher, John Flick, Brian Jette, Edward Manzi Jr., Enrico Palmerino and Tina Santos), the Insurance Center of New England, Mount Wachusett Community College, Mutual of America and The Protector Group Insurance Agency.