Merrimack Health Group, Inc., (MHG) - Marblehead, Massachusetts ( MA )
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Executive Management Team
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Merrimack Health Group's core group of “experts” has a singular mission -- to support their facilities in whatever capacity necessary to enhance their operations. With specialists in administration, clinical, rehabilitation, financial and information support, Merrimack Health Group is able to offer facilities the advantage of a wide array of resources at their fingertips.

John Kain, Chief Operating Officer
John Kain brings more than 25 years of long-term care administration experience to Merrimack Health Group. As Senior Administrator, John oversees the operations of three of Merrimack's owned facilities, Fairhaven Nursing Home, The Oxford, and The Lafayette. John's expertise lies in effectively managing the turnaround of recently acquired under performing facilities, while maintaining and improving their performances resulting in deficiency-free state surveys. John holds a BS in Health Services Administration from Providence College.

Richard “Rick” Kravetz, Senior Administrator
Richard Kravetz oversees the operations of Merrimack Health Group's Central Massachusetts facilities: Parsons Hill Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Webster Manor Healthcare Center, Lanessa Extended Care, and the TCU at Hubbard. Proficient in all aspects of long-term care operations and management, Rick brings 25 years of long-term care experience with facilities throughout Massachusetts. He is especially skilled in maximizing the potential of long-term care facilities, and bringing them to deficiency-free status, without sacrificing quality of care. Rick received his MBA from Boston University.

Gina Queiros, Senior Administrator
Gina Queiros has been with the Merrimack Health Group family of facilities since 2001, bringing over 20 years of experience in Long-Term care. Gina oversees the operations of Marlborough Hills Healthcare Center, Fairhaven Healthcare Center, and The Lafayette. Gina has a proven track record of successful operations management, organizational change, and positive financial outcomes. Gina is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire with a Bachelor of Science in Health Management and Policy.

Susan Fitzgerald, MSN, CRRN, Senior Director of Clinical Services
Susan Fitzgerald provides direction and oversight to the clinical services throughout Merrimack Health Group's owned and managed facilities. Prior to joining Merrimack Health Group, Susan was the Director of Clinical Operations for Genesis Health Care, in Andover, MA providing clinical oversight to 34 skilled nursing and assisted living centers throughout Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine. A BSN graduate of Salem State College, Susan received her Masters of Science in Nursing from the University of Phoenix. Susan lives in Kingston, New Hampshire.

Laura McDonnell, Corporate Business Manager
Laura McDonnell has more than 27 years of healthcare finance experience, from chronic hospital to skilled nursing facilities. Prior to joining Merrimack Health Group, Laura was a national consultant for long-term care facilities. Her expertise in the field enables her to effectively consult with and oversee Merrimack's owned and managed facilities and central office business operations, including accounts receivable, billing, accounts payable, payroll, central office and regional business office coordinators.

Jim Boissonneault, MIS Director
Jim Boissonneault has over 30 years of experience in the information technology profession. He has been working in Information Systems management in the long-term care industry for nine years and has a strong background in networking, hardware, software, purchasing, training and support. Jim holds a BSBA in Management Information Systems from Northeastern University and has several certifications in Novell and Microsoft technologies.

Merrimack Health Group's facilities provide quality clinical care services
including the following:

  Cardiac Pulmonary / Respiratory
  Wound Care
  Rehabilitation including:
   - Physical, Occupational, Speech
  I.V. Therapies
  Alzheimer's and Related Disorders
  Respite Care
  Hospice Care
  Gero-psychiatric Programs
  Post-Surgical Conditions

Please click here for a link to our facilities.