Waveny LifeCare Network Marks 50 Years at Ceremony

Fifty years ago, Waveny Care Center served 70 patients per day in one program. Today, Waveny LifeCare Network serves nearly 1,000 patients, residents and clients across 23 distinct service lines, according to the organization’s president and CEO, Russ Barksdale, Jr.

“Our journey speaks volumes about our dedication to quality and adaptability,” Barksdale told an estimated 70 community leaders last week, gathered to help celebrate the organization’s 50th anniversary this year. “Waveny LifeCare Network will and must continue to evolve to meet the dynamic and changing healthcare needs of our communities and our constituents,” Barksdale continued at the ceremony, held April 9. “It is in our DNA. Looking ahead, I’d like to take a moment to discuss our next phase and seek your active engagement and support.

Podcast: Waveny LifeCare Network’s Telemedicine Program

This week on 0684-Radi0, our free podcast (subscribe here in the iTunes Store), we talk to Waveny LifeCare Network about its telemedicine program. We hear from Waveny’s chief sales and marketing officer, Terry Henry, and the executive director of the telemedicine program, Kathleen Benevento. 

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