Maplewood

Welcome New Hires

 

Please welcome the following new employees to the United Helpers family.

 

Maplewood

Megan Butler - Task Aide

Hugh Herron - Information Systems Administrator

William Taylor - Food Service Attendant

 

 

United Helpers Home Health Services

Brooke Downing - Task Aide

Keely Smutz - Home Health Aide

 

 

High Street IRA

Rachel Prashaw - DSP

 

 

Spruce Street IRA

Jordan Adams - DSP

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Welcome New Hires

Please welcome the following new employees to the United Helpers family.

 

RiverLedge

Jaylene Dawley - Food Service Attendant

Darian Snyder - Food Service Attendant

 

 

Maplewood

Emily Janke - Task Aide

Brooke Measheaw - Activities Aide

Lakota Schwartfigure - Activities Aide

Tandy Shaffer - Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

 

 

United Helpers Home Health Services

Brooke Downing - Task Aide

Keely Smutz - Home Health Aide... Read More

Welcome New Hires

 

Please welcome the following new employees to the United Helpers family.

 

RiverLedge

Kerstin Massia - Secrtetary to the Administrator

Mary Hazelton - RN

Tonya Haywood - CNA

Jaxen LaPiene - Task Aide

Mikayla Mills - Task Aide

 

Maplewood

Michele Turturro - LPN

James Walrath - Food Service Attendant

Courtney Parker - Task Aide

 

 

Management

Rebecca Martin - Office Tech

Nichole Cornell - Housekeeper (housing)

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Clarkson Student Living at Maplewood

Editor’s Note: This piece is the first in a short series of articles highlighting the experience of Rebecca Brogan, a student at Clarkson University who is living at Maplewood Health Care & Rehabilitation Center in Canton. This piece, the first in the series, explains how the program, the first of its kind in New York State came to be. In our second installment, Ms. Brogan will speak about her first couple of months at Maplewood and what her experience has been like so far.

 

CANTON – Like most any other Sunday, Kimberly Blair was sitting at home watching 60... Read More

Welcome New Hires

 

Please welcome the following new employees to the United Helpers family.

 

RiverLedge

Kimberly Distasio - RN

 

Maplewood

Manan Brethour - Task Aide

Courtney Parker - Task Aide

 

 

United Helpers Home Health Services

Diane Peck - Home Health Aide

Patricia Pierce - Home Health Aide

 

Management

Erica Bishop - Office Tech (housing)

 

ACT Team

Bobby Jo Wells - Nurse Manager... Read More

Welcome New Hires

 

Please welcome the following new employees to the United Helpers family.

 

RiverLedge

Alexis Gonzalez - Task Aide

McKenzie Hazelton - Task Aide

Michael Herbick - Task Aide

Emily Madlin - Task Aide

Kayle McCormick - Food Service Attendant

 

Maplewood

Ashley Knight - Task Aide

Tammy McDonald - LPN

Teresa Pryce - Food Service Attendant

 

Maplewood Assisted Living Program (ALP)

Diance Donaldson - Home Health Aide

 

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Welcome New Hires

Please welcome the following new employees to the United Helpers family.

 

RiverLedge

David Evans - Task Aide

Rachel Stillwell - CNA

 

Maplewood

Savannah Brooks - CNA

Tanner Clifford - Food Service Attendant

Joseph Flanagan - Food Service Attendant

Olivia Rubin - Food Service Attendant

 

United Helpers Management Co.

Daniel Basford - Maintenance II (Caretaker)

Patrick Proulx - Maintenance II (Caretaker)

Tammy Rupert - Billing... Read More

Welcome New Hires

 

Please welcome the following new employees to the United Helpers family.

 

RiverLedge

Chelsea LaFlair - Task Aide

Shane O'Donnell - Food Service Attendant

Barbara Parish - RN

Caitlin Tracy - RN

 

United Helpers Management Co.

Daniel Basford - Maintenance II (Caretaker) 

Patrick Proulx - Maintenance II (Caretaker)

Tammy Rupert - Billing Coorindator (Transfer)

Mikayla Paro - Office Tech

 

Pleasant Valley IRA

Wendi Gavigan - DSP... Read More

Welcome New Hires

 

Please welcome the following new employees to the United Helpers family.

 

RiverLedge

Brianna Baillargean - Occupational Therapist

Holly Aschenbrenner - LPN

Bailey Dean - CNA

Dylan Hoover - CNA

Erikka Parmeter - CNA

Aubrey O'Marah - Task Aide

Shannon Szafranski - Task Aide

 

Maplewood

Mikayla Brown - RN

Deborah Fountain - RN

Diane Monroe - CNA

Lisa Garlough - Food Service Attendant

Sabrina Campbell - Food Service Attendant

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United Helpers Now Offering Stroke Therapy From Region's Only Certified Stroke Rehabilitation Specialists

OGDENSBURG – At any given time there can be as many as a dozen or more stroke patients receiving therapy services through United Helpers.

While traditional therapy is certainly better than no therapy at all, United Helpers can now say they employ the region’s only two Certified Stroke Rehabilitation Specialists.

Alycia Dezell, an Occupational Therapist at RiverLedge Health Care & Rehabiliation Center in Ogdensburg and Stacie Jessmer, a Physical Therapy Assistant at Maplewood Health Care & Rehabilitation Center in Canton recently earned their certification by... Read More

United Helpers Now Offering Respiratory Therapy

CANTON – Thanks to a partnership between United Helpers and Canton-Potsdam Hospital, residents of Maplewood Health Care & Rehabilitation Center and RiverLedge Health Care & Rehabilitation Center have access to respiratory therapy as part of their in-patient therapy programs.

 

The respiratory therapy program, known as Critical Pathways is designed to help reduce the amount of time patients with COPD, respiratory failure or other related illnesses spend in the hospital.

 

The vision of this program is to establish a continuum of care for COPD patients in... Read More

Canton Woman Donates Bench to Honor Memory of Her Mother

 

Lyn Forbes, of Canton, donated a bench to the United Helpers Maplewood Health Care & Rehabilitation Center in memory of her mother, who was a resident in the building’s Memory Care unit. The bench now sits outside the entrance to the neighborhood where her mother lived, to be enjoyed by staff and residents. A plaque on the bench reads, “In Memory of Margaret “Peg” Forbes.” Pictured with Ms. Forbes are several caregivers who helped care for her mother at Maplewood. Front row, from left, Ms. Forbes and CNA Lori Chilton; back row, LPN Kristen Autrey and CNA Kerrianne Ames.

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