St. Johnland Nursing Center is pleased to announce the appointment of Ilene Isaacs, LMSW, as Director of Social Work. She is responsible for managing all of the Social Work staff who care for the residents and families in the 250-bed facility in Kings Park. In this field for over 17 years, Ms. Isaacs most recently served as a social worker at Visiting Nurse Service and Hospice of Suffolk after leaving St. Johnland in 2011.
Ms. Isaacs is particularly interested in the geriatric population – in supporting residents and their families as individuals make the transition to long term care. She holds a B.A. in Sociology and Anthropology from Dowling College and a M.A. in Social Work from Stony Brook University.
St. Johnland provides skilled nursing care with specialties in head injury rehabilitation and Alzheimer’s/dementia care and subacute care and adult day care. For further information, please call (631) 269-5800.