Wallingford, CT, October 3, 2012…. Masonicare is pleased to announce that Michele Ackerman, RN, BS, has been promoted to the position of Assistant Director of Nursing at Masonicare Health Center in Wallingford.
Ms. Ackerman has been employed at Masonicare Health Center since 1999, most recently serving as Clinical Nurse Manager for several nursing units. In her new role, she’ll work directly with the Vice President of Nursing, providing leadership and managerial support throughout the entire Nursing Department.
In making the announcement, Melinda J. Schoen, RN, MSN, LNHA, Vice President of Administration for Masonicare Health Center, said, “Michele has been a valuable member of our nursing team for several years and has made significant contributions to the departments she has managed. We look forward to the expansion of her talents across the entire Nursing Department.”
Ms. Ackerman received a Bachelors Degree in Psychology from Manhattanville College and an Associates Degree in Nursing from Wilcox College of Nursing. She and her husband, Andrew, and their two children are residents of Northford.
Wallingford-based Masonicare is Connecticut’s leading not-for-profit provider of senior healthcare and retirement living. In addition to Masonicare Health Center, other Masonicare affiliates include Masonicare at Ashlar Villager in Wallingford, Masonicare at Newtown, Masonicare Home Health & Hospice and Masonicare Partners Home Health & Hospice, and The Masonic Charity Foundation of Connecticut.
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