Every year, the Alliance recognizes the best in the home care industry. Past award winners are proudly displayed below.

 

2015 Winners

 

  Judith Clervil   Michelle Landry   Patty Martin   Janet Fuller  
  Judith Clervil   Michelle Landry   Patty Martin   Janet Fuller  
  Aide of the Year   Manager of the Year   Clinician of the Year  

Clinician of the Year

 
  Residential Support Services, Inc.   Brockton VNA   Community Nurse & Hospice Care   Medical Resources Home Health  

 


Elizabeth Warren   Cara Chevalier   Tim Burgers

Elizabeth Warren   Cara Chevalier, MD   Tim Burgers

Legislator of the Year   Physician of the Year   Home Care Champion

(D-MA)   Hallmark Health
VNA & Hospice
  Home Care Alliance of
Massachusetts

 

 

2014 Winners

 

  Brumley   Maureen Groden, RN, MS, CHPN   Dawn M. Sullivan, RN, MBA   Pauline Knight, RN  
  Brenda Brumley   Maureen Groden   Dawn M. Sullivan   Pauline Knight  
  Aide of the Year   Manager of the Year   Manager of the Year  

Clinician of the Year

 
  Mercy Home Care   VNA & Hospice of Cooley Dickinson   Community VNA   VNA of Greater Lowell  

 


Patricia Jehlen (D-Somerville)   William E. Caplan, MD   Gene Lindsey, MD

Patricia Jehlen   William E. Caplan, MD   Gene Lindsey, MD

Legislator of the Year   Physician of the Year   Home Care Champion

(D-Somerville)   Hawthorn Medical Associates   Atrius Health

 

Dr. Lindsey's Address

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2013 Winners

 

  Ginger Shugure   Patricia Darling   Susan Sullivan   Barbara Brooks  
  Ginger Shugure   Patricia Darling   Susan Sullivan   Barabara Brooks  
  Aide of the Year   Clinician of the Year   Manager of the Year   Manager of the Year  
  Home Instead Senior Care of Pittsfield   VNA of Boston   Community Nurse & Hospice Care   VNA Care Network & Hospice  
                 
  Shirley Lucier   James Everett, MD   Kate Hogan   Val Halamandaris  
  Shirley Lucier   James Everett, MD   Rep. Kate Hogan   Val Halamandaris  
  Clinician of the Year   Physician of the Year   Legislator of the Year   Home Care Champion  
  VNA Care Network & Hospice   Hospice of the South Shore   (D-Stow)   NAHCH  

 

Previous Winners


Clinician of the Year

2011: Jeff Doucette
Home Health VNA 

2010: Kimberly Halloran
VNA of Greater Lowell
&
Wendy Tryon
Lee Regional VNA

2009: Carol Doane
Walpole Area VNA

2008: Peggy Goode
MetroWest Home Care & Hospice

2007: Lisa Angeloni
VNA Care Network & Hospice
&
Kathleen Olson
Home Health VNA

2006: Marcia Spraker-Cavallo
Partners Home Care

2005: Jean Chirstopher
VNA of Boston

2004: Elizabeth Savaria-Porter
Caritas Home Care

2003: Sharon Oliveira
VNA of Southeastern MA

2002: Dorothy Campbell
Chicopee VNA

2001: Susan Crowley
Caritas Home Care

2000: Beverly Quintin
Community Nurse Association of Fairhaven

1998: Nancy Broderick
Newton-Wellesley Home Health Svcs

1997: Maureen O’Keefe
Greater Medford VNA

1996: Susan Cournoyer
VNA & Hospice of Pioneer Valley
&
Laura Fantini
VNA of Boston

1995: Jean Longo
VNA of Boston

1994: Yooko Raiche
VNA of the North Shore

1993: Kimberley DuBois
VNA of Southern Worcester County

1992: Sharon Katz
Millbury District Nursing Society

1991: Leona Mattson
Brockton VNA
&
Lorraine Langlois
Samaritan Health and Home Care

1990: Alice Hadley
VNA of Northern Berkshire

1989: Jean Edmiston
NeWell Home Health Services

 

Aide of the Year

2011: Kim Lilley
Auburn VNA Health Network

2010: Patricia Gagnon
Medical Resources Home Health Corp.

2009: Tama Lewis
Visiting Angels of Newton & Canton

2008: Betty Mensah
U Mass Memorial Home Health & Hospice

2007: Annette Huckins
Home Health VNA

2006: Jackie Dewing
ABC Home & Healthcare Professionals

2005: Fred Maguire
Partners Home Care

2004: Narcy Kwagala
HouseWorks

2003: Camille Soucy
VNA Care Network

2002: Stephen LaBrie
All Care VNA

2001: Daphne Calkins
Spectrum Home Health Care

Manager of the Year

2011: Kathleen Quirk
CareGroup Home Care

2010: Tammie Ryan
South Shore VNA

2009: Kathryn Baker
VNA of Greater Lowell

2008: Leslie Bresnahan
Home Health VNA

2007: Valerie DiPietro
All Care Hospice

2006: Rita Roche
Home Health VNA

2005: Annemarie Martin
VNA of Boston

2004: Gina Mazza
VNA & Hospice of Cooley Dickinson

2003: Karen Agahigian
VNA of Middlesex-East/
Visiting Nurse Hospice

2002: Nancy Robinson
Home Health VNA

2001: Stephanie Mello-Gaskell
VNA of Southeastern MA

2000: Irene Sommers
VNA of Greater Lowell

1998: Joan Whittington
VNA of Southeastern MA

1997: Judi Boyko
Natick VNA

1996: Frances Moran
VNA & Hospice of Pioneer Valley

1995: Monica Alley
REW Home Health Care Agency

1994: Joyce Giberti
VNA of Central & Outer Cape Cod

1993: Barbara Lawless
Walpole Area VNA

1992: Eileen McCook
VNA of Southeastern MA

1990: Marie McKenty
Health & Home Care 
Services of Martha’s Vineyard

1989: Linda Donoghue
Home Care P.R.N.

Legislator of the Year

2005: Rep.Steven M. Walsh

2004: Sen. Michael Knapik &
Rep. Daniel Keenan

2003: US Rep. Edward Markey

2002: Sen. Richard Moore

2001: US Sen. John Kerry

2000: US Sen. Edward Kennedy

1998: Rep. James McGovern
Rep. Harriett Chandler
Rep. Rachel Kaprielian

1997: Sen.Mark Montigny
Sen.Richard Tisei

1996: Rep. Robert DeLeo

1995: Sen.Paul White

1994: Sen.Therese Murray

1993: Rep. Thomas Finneran

1992: Rep. Thomas Kennedy

1991: Rep. Carmen Buell

1990: Rep. Kenneth Lemanski

1989: US Rep. Brian Donnelly

 

Physician of the Year

2011: Barbara Pearl
Community Nurse & Hospice Care

2010: James M. Maguire
Cape Ann Medical Center

2008: Thomas Judd
Holyoke Medical Center

2007: Matthew M. Shuster
Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates

2004: Robert Witzburg
BU School of Medicine

2003: Terrence O’Malley
Partners Health Care System

2002: Francis Campion
Caritas Christi Health Care

2001: Geraldine Zagarella & John Jainchill
Urban Medical Group

2000: Rosemary Ryan
VNA Care Hospice

1998: Lawrence Bernstein
Jewish Geriatric Services

1997: Robert Lille

1996: C. Douglas Taylor

1995: Steven Paris
Goddard Medical Associates

 

Home Care Champion 

2011: Dr. Terrence O’Malley
Partners Healthcare At Home

2010:Joan Stygles Hull
Home Health VNA

2009 Robert Dwyer
Norwell VNA

2008: Patricia M. Kelleher
Home Care Alliance of MA

2007: Mary Ann Preskul-Ricca
MA Association of Health Plans

2006: B. Carter White
Richmond

2005: Robert Simione
Simione Consultants, LLC

2004: Carol Wilcoxson
VNA Care Network

2003: Peggy Munro
MA Council for Home Care Aide Srvcs

2002: Tom Zuppa, Dave Perry, & Cheryl Miller
The Lowell Sun

2001: Myra Herrick
VNA Care Network

2000: Christine Griffin
Disability Law Center

1998: Alison Cohen
Mariner Publications

1997: Suzin Bartley
Children’s Trust Fund

1996: Mike Eruzione
Boston Bruins

1995: Ruth E. Hurley
VNA of Southeastern MA

1994: Kenneth Abrahams
A&P Waldbaum’s Foodmart

Jerrilynn Ricciardone
VNA of Southeastern MA

1993: Alderman John Flynn
Chicopee
&
Sue Welpton
Brookline Council on Aging

1992: Betty Hamilton
Millbury District Nursing Society

1990: Colleen Dearmin
VNA of the South Shore