Woods SeniorCare Consulting, LLC is committed to supporting and guiding the efforts of senior care providers across the elder care continuum. We tailor our work approach to fit each individual client’s style and goals. Our main objective is to provide measurable results indicating successful services benefiting the senior population. We utilize an interdisciplinary team in collaboration with organizational leadership and personnel to transform problems into successes. We understand that today’s rapidly changing health care environment can create complications across all dimensions of care, and we strive to find the unique opportunities and solutions to these challenges. We continuously deliver positive outcomes through shaping and further defining the vision of our clients.
Meet the Woods SeniorCare Staff
Mary Woods, RN
Mary Woods, RN is a Registered Nurse with over 30 years of experience in the health care field. Most recently Mary lead the clinical consulting division of Radius Executive Solutions for the past seven years. Prior to this, Ms. Woods served as the Chief Nursing Officer for a 140 bed skilled nursing facility located in the greater Boston area and part of the Partners HealthCare System. Here she worked collaboratively and extensively with the Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Care Department at Massachusetts General Hospital, the Traumatic Brain Injury Unit at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital and many of the other entities and staffs in the acute and post-acute Partners Network. Ms. Woods is experienced in a variety of management positions within the acute hospital, Ambulatory Specialty and Long-term care settings. She has also worked in three separate Regional Health Systems in both Massachusetts and New York State. Ms. Woods was awarded a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Nursing from Keuka College in Keuka Park, New York and holds nursing licenses in Massachusetts and New York State.
Anne Marie Brightman
Anne Marie Brightman has worked in the elder care industry since 1984 and most recently served as a Senior Consultant for Radius Executive Solutions over the last seven years. Ms. Brightman’s experience in skilled nursing facilities includes direct care, executive operations and marketing/community relations with organizations including A.D.S, The Whittier Health Network and Beverly Health Care. In addition, she served as Senior Services Program Director and Gerontology Division Administrator at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center focusing on improving inpatient and outpatient care as well as the discharge process for seniors transitioning to a skilled nursing facility setting.
Her experience working in the community setting spans direct care, volunteering, policy and program administration, case management, executive operations, and marketing/community relations with organizations including Elite Home Health Care, Hallmark Hospice, The Executive Office of Elder Affairs, Jewish Family & Children’s Service and HouseWorks, LLC. Her consulting assignments have included program development and member recruitment for Vineyard Village at Home and Radius Inner Circle/DoveTail Health as well as market analyses for long term care continuum providers in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. She has provided regulatory and survey response assistance to Assisted Living Residences and Aging Services Access Points within the Commonwealth. She has also provided operational assessments, on site management and completed contract applications and certifications for Adult Day Health and Home Care Providers. Ms. Brightman holds a B.A. from Saint Anselm College and a Masters Degree in Health Services Administration from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell.
William Farina, DPT, MBA, FACHE, has over 29 years as a healthcare professional including a clinical background and progressive senior management experience developing and leading multi-discipline/multi-facility divisions.
Former Vice President/Corporate Director for Rehabilitation Services at Athena Health Care Systems and Radius Management Services, Bill was responsible for integration and oversight of all aspects of the rehabilitation division which owned and/or operated 33 healthcare facilities, including skilled nursing facilities, throughout CT, MA and RI. Bill has implemented company-wide computerized therapy billing and documentation programs, he has successfully brought facilities from contracted therapy services to “in-house” therapy programs, developed clinical programming which doubled monthly therapy reimbursement, and Hired, trained, and mentored many successful rehabilitation services directors and managers. Bill holds a Doctoral degree in Physical Therapy from Simmons College, an MBA from University of Massachusetts – Lowell, and Board Certification and Fellow of American College of Healthcare Executive. He is licensed to practice in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island.