Care Dimensions, the largest hospice and palliative care organization in Massachusetts, has promoted Sherry MacKenzie, BSN, RN, CHPN®, to clinical director responsible for clinical teams supporting patients in long-term care and assisted living facilities in Greater Boston.
“Since 2011, Sherry has contributed greatly to Care Dimensions by providing excellent hospice care and services to our patients and families,” said Victoria Kury, vice president of clinical operations for Greater Boston. “Sherry is focused on supporting our patients in long-term care and assisted living and partnering with those facilities amid challenges posed by COVID health risks and restrictions.”
MacKenzie began her career at Care Dimensions as an RN case manager and admission liaison nurse before being promoted to clinical manager in 2019. Prior to coming to Care Dimensions, she worked in rehabilitation and long-term care settings as a nurse manager and staff nurse.
A Somerville resident, MacKenzie earned her bachelor’s in nursing from the University of Massachusetts - Boston and she is a Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN®).
About Care Dimensions
Care Dimensions is the largest hospice and palliative care provider to adults and children in Massachusetts. As a nonprofit, community-based leader in advanced illness care, Care Dimensions provides comprehensive hospice, palliative care, grief support in more than 100 communities in Massachusetts. Founded in 1978 as Hospice of the North Shore, Care Dimensions cares for patients wherever they live – in their homes, in skilled nursing facilities and assisted living communities, in hospitals, or at our two inpatient hospice facilities, the Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln and the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. Additionally, Care Dimensions HomeMD program provides in-home primary care to patients over age 65 in select communities on the North Shore and Greater Boston who have difficulty leaving home. The Care Dimensions Learning Institute educates more than 7,000 health care professionals and community members each year on advanced illness and end-of-life topics. Please visit www.CareDimensions.org to learn more about Care Dimensions.
Since 1978, Care Dimensions has provided comprehensive and compassionate care for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. As the non-profit leader in advanced illness care, we offer services in over 100 communities in Massachusetts.