ANDOVER, Mass., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Genesis HealthCare, a provider of long-term care services in New England for more than 25 years, announced today that Wendy LaBate has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Operations for the Northeast Area. In her new position, LaBate will be responsible for providing day-to-day oversight and support to all of Genesis' Regional Vice Presidents of Operations and Administrators in six states in order to support center operations, improve efficiencies and promote patient-centered care. In addition, LaBate represents Genesis and its services to local legislators, regulators and community associations throughout New England.
Ms. LaBate has been employed by Genesis HealthCare for more than fifteen years, most recently as Vice President of Clinical Operations for the Northeast Area. In that capacity, LaBate had oversight for the nursing care delivery systems and outcomes for all the Genesis skilled nursing and assisted living facilities in six New England states. In her prior work for Genesis, she has also served as an Administrator, Director of Nurses, and a Quality Improvement Coordinator at several Genesis centers in Massachusetts.
"We are thrilled to promote Wendy to the position of Senior Vice President of Operations," says Richard Blinn, President of Genesis HealthCare's Northeast Area. "Wendy is a seasoned healthcare executive, with more than 25 years experience in the healthcare industry. Her clinical expertise and leadership are strong assets to our Northeast Area and the entire Company."
Ms. LaBate earned both a Bachelor's degree and a Master's degree in nursing from the
About Genesis HealthCare Corporation
Genesis HealthCare Corporation is one of the nation's largest long term care providers with over 200 skilled nursing centers and assisted living residences in 13 eastern states. Genesis also supplies contract rehabilitation therapy to over 700 healthcare providers in 23 states and the District of Columbia.
CONTACT: Lauren Murray, Vice President, Sales & Marketing Genesis HealthCare, Northeast Area Phone: (978) 247-5075 Lauren.email@example.com
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