All Care Hospice Welcome’s New Bereavement Coordinator

Ellen Frankel, LCSW, of Marblehead, has been named All Care Hospice’s new Bereavement Coordinator. Ellen comes to All Care with a multitude of experience, talent and accomplishments. Ellen has been a social worker for over 30 years and has worked in the hospice sector...

The Magnitude of Grief

By: Ellen Frankel, LCSW "Things break all the time. Glass, and dishes, and fingernails. Cars and contracts and potato chips. You can break a record, a horse, a dollar. You can break the ice. There are coffee breaks and lunch breaks and prison breaks. Day breaks, waves...

5 Star Rating for All Care

We are pleased to announce that All Care VNA has been awarded a 5-star rating in Quality of Patient Care from Medicare’s Home Health Compare. We are currently 1 of only 5 agencies in Massachusetts that has this rating. We are very proud of our hard-working staff for...

Jinnie and Matthew: An Inspiring All Care Family

Ten years ago, a motorcycle accident forever changed the lives of a California family, resulting in a son’s debilitating brain injury, and for a mother, the start of a complicated caregiver’s journey. Jinnie, in the extended wake of her son’s injuries, made the...

All Care’s Adult Day Health Center Recognized by the Department of Public Health

All Care VNA, Hospice and Private Pay Services is pleased to announce that the Department of Public Health (DPH) has informed All Care that its Adult Day Health Center in Chelmsford, MA has successfully passed its recent DPH survey without any deficiencies. The DPH arrived unannounced to the Adult Day Health Center on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 to review the program and tour the Center…

All Care Names Jennifer Dyer as Care Transition Specialist

Jennifer Dyer, LPN, of Groton, has recently joined All Care VNA & Hospice as a Care Transition Specialist. A graduate of Greater Lowell Regional Vocational Tech, and a current nursing student of Excelsior College and Northern Essex Community College, Jennifer has over 10 years of experience in the field of nursing healthcare and has been committed to providing patients with outstanding care and the support to help them improve their quality of life.

Prior to joining All Care, Jennifer worked as a Liaison Nurse at VNA Care in Needham, MA and as a Clinical Liaison at Care One in Concord, MA.

All Care Names Nancy Tremblay as Care Transition Specialist

Nancy J. Tremblay, LPN, of Salem, has recently joined All Care VNA & Hospice as a Care Transition Specialist. A graduate of Greater Lowell Regional Vocational Tech, Nancy has 24 years of experience in the health care industry working for such organizations as Care One in Boston, Curahealth Boston North Shore and Beacon Hospice in Beverly in many different capacities. She has a proven ability to build positive relationships with case managers, physicians and medical professionals.

All Care Names Kerry Slattery as Care Transition Specialist

Kerry A. Slattery, LSW, of Dracut, has recently joined All Care VNA & Hospice as a Care Transition Specialist. A graduate of UMass Lowell, Kerry is a seasoned elder care Social Worker, with the bulk of her experience being in the health care industry and assisted living setting. Fulfilling her passion for helping seniors and their families, Kerry has been instrumental in guiding seniors through the aging process and being a resource for them for over 20 years.