Tue, Sep. 11 2018
7:30 am – 9:00 am
Embassy Suites by Hilton
President & Chief Executive Officer, Care Dimensions
Patricia Ahern has more than 30 years of leadership experience in healthcare spanning the continuum of care delivery systems, including acute care, hospitals and hospice and palliative care organizations. Pat is the President & CEO of Care Dimensions, Massachusetts largest provider of hospice, palliative care and grief support services, which cares for residents in over 90 communities in the Commonwealth. Celebrating 40 years of service, Care Dimensions was founded in 1978 and cares for patients wherever they live – in their homes, in skilled nursing facilities and assisted living communities, in hospitals, or at their two inpatient hospice facilities, including the new Care Dimension Hospice House in Lincoln and the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Prior to her leadership role at Care Dimensions, Pat served as the CEO for the Center for Hospice and Palliative Care in Buffalo and was President & CEO of Chicago’s Rainbow Hospice and Palliative Care for 18 years. Pat holds an MBA from North Park University in Chicago, as well as a Bachelor’s degree from Northeastern Illinois University, and a nursing diploma from Saint Francis Hospital School of Nursing in Evanston, Illinois. She is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and a member of the National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization. Previously, Pat was a member of the American Heart Association and the Rotary Club, where she served in board capacities at the state, regional and national level.
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