Waverly Care Associates VP Elected President of PA Homecare Association Board of Directors
Patricia Rodgers will serve as PHA board president for a two-year term
GLADWYNE, PA – Waverly Care Associates, a subsidiary of Waverly Heights Retirement Community, today announced that Vice President Patricia Rodgers has been elected President of the Pennsylvania Homecare Association (PHA) Board of Directors. She will serve on a 19-member board representing Pennsylvania’s homecare and hospice industry.
“We look forward to improving access to and awareness of home-based care under Pattie’s leadership,” said PHA CEO Vicki Hoak. “Her passion, engagement, and dedication are second-to-none. PHA’s member agencies and homecare consumers across the state have a dynamic advocate in Pattie.”
Waverly Care Associates provides non-medical private care giving services at the retirement community and in homes in Montgomery, Delaware, Philadelphia and parts of Chester Counties. Rodgers has worked with Waverly Care Associates for 25 years and served as its Vice President and Director of operations since 2005. She has served in a variety of leadership roles with the PHA, including positions on the Regulations Task Force, Private Duty Cabinet and Education Committee.
“I’m honored to continue to serve as an advocate for patients and clients of PHA in this new position as board President,” said Rodgers. “I am confident that my experiences with PHA and its board of directors has prepared me for the role and I look forward to continuing to uphold the mission of the organization.”
Thomas Garvin, President and CEO of Waverly Heights, said, “Pattie is an outstanding leader within our organization. We know that she will continue in that capacity for PHA. Pattie has a passion for caring for people and is a strong advocate for the needs of those who cannot care for themselves. We are delighted and proud of the honor she has received.”
About Waverly Heights
Waverly Heights is a not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community located in the heart of Philadelphia’s Main Line. Beyond the beautiful gardens and lawns, Waverly Heights offers unparalleled service to residents in an atmosphere of classic style and elegance. For more information visit: www.waverlyheightsltd.org.
About Waverly Care Associates
Waverly Care Associates provides non-medical private care giving services in Montgomery, Delaware, Philadelphia Counties and parts of Chester County. Waverly Care has grown to over 210 Direct Care Workers and has been designated as a leader in Home Care on a national level. A recent client satisfaction survey revealed that 100 percent of clients would refer Waverly Care to a friend or relative.