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Meet Mary Frangus, Physical Therapist

At a young age, Physical Therapist Mary Frangus, MSPT, witnessed first-hand the importance of physical therapy. It gave her a deep understanding of what really matters to patients. A goal of getting back to the life you love. Safely and confidently. And Mary strives to do just that wi
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HomeCare by RVNA Job Fair and Open House

HomeCare by RVNA is hosting a Job Fair and Open House on Thursday, November 15 and Friday, November 16 from 8:30am – 7:00pm at RVNA.  All Certified Nursing Assistants and Home Health Aides are invited to stop by, learn about RVNA, complete an application, and meet our team. Home
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Theresa Santoro, RVNA President and CEO, honored as one of ‘The Ridgefield 25’ by Ridgefield Magazine

It came as little surprise to many — particularly the staff at RVNA — that Theresa Santoro, MSN, RN, CHCA, RVNA President and CEO, was named one of ‘The Ridgefield 25’ this month by Ridgefield Magazine. Now everyone knows what we have known all along. Theresa Santoro makes
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Meet Melissa Papish, Senior Business Operations Manager

Things are always better when Melissa Papish is in the room. Or anywhere nearby. Melissa is one of those people whose intelligent, thoughtful, and insightful contributions get any initiative or any discussion to the next level. And beyond. An added bonus?  Melissa is calm and measured
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Injuries: When to Say When

It’s always fun to meet a physical therapist (PT) at a party and ask them all the nagging questions that have been building up over the years. Since October is National Physical Therapy month — cheers! — we decided that rather than wait for you to happen upon a PT, we’d br
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Learn More About AFM, Acute Flaccid Myelitis

If you have heard and are concerned about the recent increase in cases of Acute Flaccid Myelitis, a polio-like virus that largely affects those under 18 years of age, we encourage you to educate yourself on the symptoms and facts surrounding the condition.  While the condition is not
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Introducing Leslie Chiaramonte, Director of Hospice by RVNA …

If you’re unsure about the word “Hospice,” or the concept of Hospice, or anything related to Hospice at all, might we suggest … it’s time you had a chat with Leslie Chiaramonte, Director of Hospice by RVNA. Leslie’s hidden talent — which is no
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The One … The Only … Melissa Woodhouse

  Melissa Woodhouse has a knack for fixing things, and for making good things even better. Perhaps it’s her original training as an Occupational Therapist (OT), a field dedicated to returning patients to their activities of daily living after an injury or illness. It requir
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Melissa Woodhouse named Director of HomeCare and Client Services

RVNA is thrilled to announce that current RVNA team member Melissa Woodhouse, RRT, MOT, OTR/L, CDP, has been promoted to Director of HomeCare and Client Services. HomeCare by RVNA is the agency’s non-medical service line, offering live-in and hourly caregivers to help clients wi
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Introducing… Human Resources Director, Kelly Klein

Kelly Klein has always been drawn to helping others – both people and their furry friends. It’s completely fitting that she landed on our door step in the Human Resources department, where helping RVNA staff members is central to what she does. She’s a support to employees from the mo
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