Wallingford, CT, January 7, 2013…. Masonicare is pleased to announce that Dr. Steven J. Angelo has joined the organization as Vice President of Medical Affairs. He will be responsible for overseeing the full spectrum of Masonicare’s physician services, providing clinical leadership and medical direction throughout the entire continuum to maintain a well-integrated and high quality medical staff.
In making the announcement, Stephen B. McPherson, Masonicare’s President and CEO, said, “Given the medical model at Masonicare’s skilled nursing facilities, our growing medical presence in area nursing homes, and the rising aging population, the time was right to establish a Vice President of Medical Affairs. We welcome Dr. Angelo’s many years of experience and expertise. He’s a valuable addition to our Executive Management Team.”
Dr. Angelo is a summa cum laude graduate of Fairfield University. He earned his medical degree from the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Jersey and completed his residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Prior to joining Masonicare, Dr. Angelo was the Director of Hospitalist Services for the St. Raphael Campus of Yale-New Haven Hospital and also an assistant clinical professor at Yale University School of Medicine. In 2008, ACP-Hospitalist placed him on their Honor Roll of Top Hospitalists nationally. He has authored or co-authored a number of healthcare-related publications. Dr. Angelo lives in Branford with his wife and daughters.