More than 100 employees call Hughes Health & Rehabilitation home. Some have spent 5, 10, 20, even 30 years of their professional lives caring for others at Hughes.
Our staff is a devoted group of trained and dedicated nursing, rehabilitation and medical professionals who provide an environment conducive to the resident’s recovery.
Let us introduce you to some of them
As a Registered Nurse who is the Infection Control Coordinator at Hughes, Gary’s focus is to help make a positive impact on residents with compromised health issues. Gary’s over 25 years at Hughes has included taking care of many residents, including his own grandmother. His long-term career at Hughes has meant a lot to Gary. “I’ve been at Hughes longer than any other place I’ve worked,” says Gary. “Hughes is like home, and many of the staff have worked here for as long as I.”
“Hughes feels like home,” says Christina, a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). For more than 20 years, Christina has come to know and care for many residents of Hughes. “They need my help and to be there for them is what makes my job special.” Christina also likes working alongside dedicated, caring CNAs and other Hughes employees. “This togetherness works at Hughes,” says Christina.
“Working at Hughes is so special because of the family atmosphere,” says Richard, a more than 15-year employee at Hughes. As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Richard gets to interact with Hughes’ residents which, according to Richard, is the best part of his job. As an LPN, Richard works in tandem with many associates, and finds the caring staff a main reason why he has enjoyed his time at Hughes.
For more than 20 years, Rosemarie has served as a Certified Nursing Assistant and Therapy Aide at Hughes, and she acknowledges the respectful, grateful atmosphere for her longevity. “The commitment shown to residents and employees makes working at Hughes seem like a family,” says Rosemarie. “And to see your name mentioned by a resident’s family in an obituary is very meaningful.”
For over 10 years Tiana has been committed to the care and rehabilitation of our sub-acute residents. Her compassion and strong follow through allow her to assist not only the residents but their family and loved ones as well. She found her home on sub-acute.
Pat is a Therapeutic Recreation Assistant at Hughes. For more than 20 years, Pat has worked closely with Hughes residents, providing everything from cognitive and musical activities to dancing with them! “I’ve enjoyed working at Hughes for all these years because of the pleasant, helpful and kind staff I work with,” says Pat. “The administrators at Hughes treat all the staff members as family, and that makes working here so special.”