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We welcome the opportunity to collaborate with your facility. Please contact your state lead (below) to get started. We look forward to the opportunity to assist you.

Adverse Drug Event (ADE) PreventionAntibiotic StewardshipCare TransitionsImmunizations and VaccinationsNursing Home QualityQuality Improvement Initiatives and Other Technical Assistance Projects

Adverse Drug Event (ADE) Prevention

Name

Contact Information

Margherita Giuliano, R.Ph., CAE

Connecticut, New Hampshire and Vermont Medication Safety Lead

Email Margherita

Amanda Gagnon, BSN, RN

Maine Medication Safety Lead

Email Amanda

207-406-3977

Colleen Kordana, MHA, BA

Massachusetts Medication Safety Lead

Email Colleen

781-287-9152

Cindy Stephanopoulos, RN

Rhode Island Medication Safety Lead

Email Cindy

401-528-3205

Antibiotic Stewardship

Name

Contact Information

Francis Kissi, PharmD, MBA

Connecticut Antibiotic Stewardship Lead

Karen Summit MSN, RN, NE-BC

Connecticut Antibiotic Stewardship Support

Email Francis

860 632 6320

Email Karen

860-632-6347

Amanda Gagnon, BSN, RN

Maine Antibiotic Stewardship Lead

Email Amanda

207-406-3977

Alyssa DaCunha, MPH, PMP

Massachusetts Antibiotic Stewardship Lead

Email Alyssa

877-904-0057 ext.3241

Gloria K. Thorington, RN, CPHQ, CPPS

New Hampshire Antibiotic Stewardship Lead

Email Gloria

603-280-4196

Maureen Marsella, RN, BS, CCM

Rhode Island Antibiotic Stewardship Lead

Joyce Laforge

Rhode Island Antibiotic Stewardship Support

Email Maureen

401-528-3223

Email Joyce

401-528-3268

Regina-Anne Cooper, MPH

Vermont Antibiotic Stewardship Lead

Email Regina-Anne

802-522-9413

Care Transitions

Name

Contact Information

Sheila Eckenrode RN, CPHQ

Connecticut Care Transitions Lead

Email Sheila

860-613-4197

Danielle Hersey, RN, BSN

Maine Program Director

Email Danielle

207-406-3960

Dawn Hobill, MHA, PMP

Massachusetts Care Transitions Lead

Stephanie Baker, MHA, CPHQ

Massachusetts Care Transitions Support

Alyssa DaCunha, MPH, PMP

Massachusetts Care Transitions Support

Annie Huppert, MPH

Massachusetts Care Transitions Support

Colleen Daly Kordana, MHA

Massachusetts Care Transitions Support

Lorraine Schoen, DNP, RN

Massachusetts Care Transitions Support

Email Dawn

781-287-9163

Email Stephanie

781-287-9151

Email Alyssa

877-904-0057 x3241

Email Annie

781-349-7817

Email Colleen

781-287-9152

Email Lorraine

781-349-7816

Tim Boyd, MS, RN

New Hampshire Care Transitions Lead

Joyce P. Johnson RN-BC, MA

New Hampshire Care Transitions Support

Email Timothy

603-573-1239

Email Joyce

603-573-0324

Kathleen Calandra, BSN, RN, CPHQ

Rhode Island Care Transitions Lead

Maureen Marsella, RN, BS, CCM

Rhode Island Care Transitions Support

Nelia Silva Odom, RN, BSN, MBA, MHA, WCC

Rhode Island Care Transitions Support

Cindy Stephanopoulos, RN

Rhode Island Care Transitions Support

Email Kathleen

401-528-3204

Email Maureen

401-528-3223

Email Nelia

401-528-3212

Email Cindy

401-528-3205

Gail Colgan, RN, BSN

Vermont Care Transitions Lead

Email Gail

802-431-0325

Immunizations and Vaccinations

Name

Contact Information

Russ Cooney, B.A.
Rhode Island Immunizations and Vaccinations Lead
Email Russ
401-528-3226
Brenda Jenkins, RN, D.Ay., CDOE, CPEHR, PCMH CCE
New England Immunizations and Vaccinations Lead
Email Brenda
401-528-3246

Nursing Home Quality

Name

Contact Information

Florence Johnson, RN, MSN, MHA
Connecticut Nursing Home Quality Lead
Email Florence
860-632-2088 ext 187
Danielle Watford, CMQ-OE, MS
Maine Nursing Home Quality Lead
Email Danielle
207-406-3969
Sarah Dereniuk, MHA, NHA
Massachusetts Nursing Home Quality Lead
Email Sarah
781-287-9154
Pamela Heckman RN, BSN
New Hampshire Nursing Home Quality Lead
Email Pamela
603-573-0323
Nelia Silva Odom, RN, BSN, MBA, MHA, WCC
Rhode Island Nursing Home Quality Lead

Janet D. Robinson, MEd, RN, CIC
Rhode Island Nursing Home C. Difficile Prevention
Email Nelia
401-528-3212

Email Janet
401-528-3278
Gail Harbour RN, BSN
Vermont Nursing Home Quality Lead
Email Gail
802-522-9417

Quality Improvement Initiatives and
Other Technical Assistance Projects

Name

Contact Information

Pam Quinn, RN, CPHQ
Maine, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island
Email Pam
401-528-3242
Elizabeth Semeraro, RN
Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Vermont
Email Elizabeth
860-632-6305