Wallingford,CT, January 2, 2013…. Susan F. Adams, RN, BSN, MHSA, PhD, Regional Vice President & Administrator for Masonicare Home Health & Hospice, has been elected by the membership of the Connecticut Association of Home Care & Hospice (CAHCH) to serve as a Member-at-Large on the Association’s Board of Directors. The two-year term begins on January 1. The announcement was made at CAHCH’s annual meeting in November.
The mission of CAHCH is to support its members in providing exceptional quality and accessible home health and hospice services to individuals and families throughout Connecticut through collaboration, leadership, provision of information, advocacy and education. With healthcare reform now a reality, home health will play an even greater role in healthcare delivery.
Stephen B. McPherson, President & CEO of Masonicare, said, “Susan’s impressive background and many years of managerial, strategic and hands-on experience in the healthcare field have been a wonderful asset to Masonicare. Her leadership skills, dedication and strong commitment to the delivery of quality home health and hospice care will make her a valuable addition to the CAHCH board.”
Ms. Adams received a BS Degree in Nursing from the Universityof Connecticut, a Master’s in Health Services Administration from St. Joseph College, and a PhD in Health Services Management from LaSalle University. She serves as a Bereavement Support Facilitator for the Hygeia Foundation and is a volunteer for Yale-NewHaven Hospital’s Books for Babies Program. Ms. Adams and her husband are residents of Madison.