RiverLedge

Welcome New Hires

 

 

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

 

RiverLedge

Tiffany Fredericks - Task Aide

Nicholas Green - Task Aide

Marcus Johnson - Task Aide

Darcy Kerr - Task Aide

Kaitlyn Lovely - Task Aide

James Ellard - Maintenance I

Amber Williams - Occupational Therapy Assistant

 

Maplewood

Arjay Divingracia - CNA

Cathy Newcombe - Housekeeper

 

United Helpers Management Company

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Welcome New Hires

 

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

 

RiverLedge

Logan Bailey - Food Service Attendant

Carly-Mae Fiacco - Food Service Attendant

 

Maplewood

Phyllis Coffey - Food Service Attendant

Laura Newton - Food Service Attendant

Misti Bigwarfe - CNA

Tammy Myers - CNA

Ariel Lussier - LPN

Laura Williams - LPN

 

United Helpers Home Health Services

  Meghan Dobbins - Home Health Aide

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Welcome New Hires

 

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

 

RiverLedge

Valerie Lalonde - Laundry Aide

Nicholas Martin - Task Aide

Amberlyn Coney - CNA

Jamie Mitchell - CNA

Sandra Parrow - LPN

 

Maplewood

Autumn Baker - Food Service Attendant

Jessica Foster - Food Service Attendant

Taylor Whitmarsh - Food Service Attendant

Colleen Forsythe - Food Service Attendant

Jonathan Bassett - Activity Aide

Hannah Pfotenhauer - Activity Aide... Read More

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United Helpers Launching Running Analysis Service

 

OGDENSBURG – Are you a runner recovering from an injury, or do you experience pain when you run? If you can answer yes to either of these questions, perhaps a running analysis with United Helpers’ RiverLedge Outpatient Physical Therapy can help you return to the sport you love, minus the pain.

Runners of all ages are welcome to book their appointment with Megan Morrison, PT, DPT. Ms. Morrison will conduct an hour-long evaluation that includes filming running mechanics on a treadmill from the left, right and posterior angles. In some instances, runners may also be filmed... Read More

Order of the Eastern Star Host Picnic to Honor UH Veterans

 

Ogdensburg – Veterans from United Helpers’ Maplewood and RiverLedge campuses came together Monday afternoon for a luncheon in their honor hosted at the Dobisky Visitor’s Center by the St. Lawrence District Order of the Eastern Star.

District Grand Lecturer Mark Ginn said one of the tasks given to the grand lecturer each year is to do something for veterans in their district.

“I approached the area nursing homes and asked them what we could do,” Mr. Ginn said.

Once it was decided that the Order of the Eastern Star would host a picnic to pay their respects and... Read More

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Growing with United Helpers

 

The United Helpers Sustainability Committee is sponsoring a summer-long gardening contest. 

Take a look at some of the veggies grown by residents and employees across the United Helpers family. 

How will we measure success? Well, by the pound, of course! 

For an album of photos from participating facilities, please visit https://www.facebook.com/pg/unitedhelpers/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10155153662128541

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Welcome New Hires

 

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

 

RiverLedge

Melissa Durham - LPN

Terri Langenmayr - LPN

Margaret West - LPN

Todd Stone - Physical Therapy Asssitant

Faith LaFave - CNA

 

Maplewood

Lauren Martinchek - Task Aide

 

United Helpers Management Company

Kirsten Morley - Office Tech

Partridge Knoll

  Jennifer Sorensen - Hospitality Coordinator

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Welcome New Hires

 

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

 

RiverLedge

Zedekia Crawford - Food Service Attendant

Mollee Ahrens - Task Aide

Hannah Pitts - Task Aide

Kaitlyn Costigan - CNA

Autumn Rogers - CNA

Jessica Thornton - RN

Jordan Woodside - RN

Emily Coppola - Office Tech

Reilly Dunham - Maintenace I

 

Maplewood

Madalyn Dillabough - Task Aide

Taylor Ellis - Task Aide

Lorraine Goodale - Task Aide

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Society Honors Spies Award Recipients

OGDENSBURG – The Society of the United Helpers gave out this year’s Margaret R. Spies Awards to three employees who embody the qualities looked for in direct care staff: dedication to the people they care for and a willingness to go above and beyond expectations.

This year’s awards went to Patricia Kerr, a certified nursing assistant at Maplewood Health Care & Rehabilitation Center, Debra Bice, a direct support professional from Mosaic and Brook Duprey, a certified nursing assistant at RiverLedge Health Care & Rehabilitation Center.

The Spies Award was created in 2001... Read More

Welcome New Hires

 

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

 

RiverLedge

Emily Dishaw - PT Office Tech

Lindsey Martin - RN

Catherine West - LPN

Anthoni Pope - Task Aide/Food Service Attendant

Andrea Rivas - Task Aide

Cory Scarlett - Task Aide

 

Maplewood

Brandy Capron - RN

Cortne Hendrick - Task Aide

Casey Stark-Ennis - Task Aide

Chelsea TenEyck - Task Aide

 

United Helpers Home Health Services

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Welcome New Hires

 

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

 

RiverLedge

Garrett Villeneuve - Food Service Attendant

Nicholas Deon - Task Aide

 

Maplewood

Sarah Richer - Task Aide

 

United Helpers Home Health Services

Ashlee Saumier - Home Health Aide/Task Aide

 

Irish Settlement Road IRA

GJennifer Hardy - Assistant Program Manager

Shannon Mahoney - Residence Supervisor

 

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Therapy Helps Ogdensburg Man Return to the Dance Floor

 

OGDENSBURG – When Frank Howie, of Ogdensburg was admitted to RiverLedge Health Care & Rehabilitation Center he was prepared to stay there for the rest of his life.

However, just over three months later Mr. Howie was free to return home after completing a short-term rehabilitation stay.

“When I got here, I couldn’t even walk. My left leg would just give out on me all the time,” he said. “My wife and I never thought I was coming back home. That’s how bad it was when I first got here.”

While his stay at RiverLedge was interrupted by a brief hospitalization,... Read More