Waltham, MA – Care Dimensions, the largest hospice and palliative care organization in Massachusetts, announces Chantal Baudouin has joined its Greater Boston office leading multidisciplinary teams of nurses, hospice aides, social workers, and chaplains caring for hospice patients living in skilled nursing and long-term care facilities in the community.
Baudouin has 13 years of nursing experience; three years in long-term care and 10 years group homes, most recently as nursing director for 12 group homes. She received her RN degree from Massasoit Community College, her degree in licensed practical nursing from Southeastern Technical Institute in Easton and is completing coursework for her bachelor’s in nursing degree at the University of Massachusetts – Boston.
“I’m excited about joining Care Dimensions and leading this excellent Greater Boston team, to partner with patients, families, and professional caregivers to develop customized plans that manage illness and honor personal needs and goals,” Baudouin said. “Caring for the elderly and providing compassion are so close to my heart. My goal is to make a positive impact on people around me and help them in any way I can.”
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 and 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, the 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.