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Saint Anne's Hospital Community Benefits Council

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The mission of Saint Anne's Hospital's Community Benefits Council is to support the hospital in implementing the annual Community Benefits Plan, and to work collaboratively with the hospital to identify and address some of the many health and wellness needs of our communities through research, discussion, maximization of community resources, and implementation of health and wellness programs and initiatives. The council also reviews needs assessments and annual plans, and helps guide and monitor the implementation of programs.

The Community Benefits Council is comprised of representatives from local health and human service agencies, and other community leaders. Members of Saint Anne's Hospital's Community Benefits Council include:

  • Autumn Levesque, RD, LDN, Clinical Dietitian, Saint Anne's Hospital
  • Barbara Wales, Health Promotion Manager, Bristol Elder Services
  • Brian O'Connor, Esq., Program Manager, Justice Center of Southeast, MA LLC
  • Brittany Lynch, BSW, Health Promotion Advocate, Saint Anne's Hospital
  • Craig Jesiolowski, FACHE, President, Saint Anne's Hospital
  • Denise Marques, CME Coordinator, Saint Anne's Hospital
  • Fred Grose, Executive Director, Health Access Collaborative of Southeast MA
  • Jennifer Salem-Russo, LICSW, Clinical Coordinator, Youth Trauma Program, Saint Anne’s Hospital
  • Maria Sullivan, Community and Transition Coordinator; Southeast Center for Independent Living
  • Lisa Blanchette, Director, Health Access, Saint Anne's Hospital
  • Lisa DeMello, RN, MSN, ACNS-BC, Clinical Educator/Stroke Coordinator, Saint Anne's Hospital
  • Marcia Picard, Fall River Schools Health & Wellness Initiative
  • Marin Woods, RD, LDN, Clinical Nutrition Manager; Saint Anne’s Hospital
  • Teresa (Tracy) Gerety-Ibbotson, MEd; Administrative Director of Community Health Benefits; Saint Anne’s Hospital
  • Rose Marie Couto, RN, CDE, Diabetes Educator, Saint Anne's Hospital
  • Tom Lyons, Chair, Board Member, Saint Anne's Hospital
  • Jennifer Espinola, Community Health Benefits Outreach Liaison/Health Insurance Advocate; Saint Anne’s Hospital
  • Michelle Loranger, Executive Director, Bristol County Children's Advocacy Center
  • Jessica DeLoureiro, Esq., Staff Attorney, Medical Legal Partnership; Justice Center of Southeast, MA LLC
  • Natalia Konarski, Director, Interpreter Services, Saint Anne’s Hospital
  • Karyl Benoit, Outreach Coordinator, Oncology Services, Saint Anne’s Hospital
  • Katherine Johnson, LICSW, Program Coordinator, Center for Behavioral Medicine, Saint Anne’s Hospital
  • Kathleen Murphy, Community Organizer, United Interfaith Action (UIA)
  • Erin McGough, MSN, RN, CCM, Director of Case Management, Saint Anne’s Hospital
  • Wendy Bauer, Director Strategic Communications & Community Health Benefits, Saint Anne’s Hospital
  • C. Lynne McIntyre, RN, PhD., Quality Assurance/Outcomes Manager, Saint Anne’s Hospital
  • Ann Marie Couture, Member Liaison to the Saint Anne’s Hospital Patient and Family Advisory Council
  • Keisha DeJesus, Director of Health Access and Interpreter Services at SSTAR Family Health Care Center
  • Fanny Tchorz, Director of Interpreter Services, Healthfirst Family Care Center

Community Health Benefits Administrator

Teresa (Tracy) Gerety-Ibbotson, MEd.
Administrator Director of Community Health Benefits
Saint Anne's Hospital

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