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Hospice & Palliative Care appoints Cayea CEO

By Journal Staff


Shannon Cayea
Shannon Cayea

NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. — The board of directors of Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. (HPCI) announced it has appointed Shannon Cayea CEO.

“Shannon is an experienced administrator with a breadth of healthcare experience. Her years of experience in healthcare and her ability to lead an organization will enhance hospice’s position within our healthcare community and at the state level,” Rudolph von Bernuth, HPCI’s board president, said in a news release.

Cayea is a licensed nursing home administrator and has served as a nursing home administrator and as an executive leader at several health-care facilities across New York state. She holds a master’s degree in public health administration from the New School University in Manhattan, and a bachelor’s degree in geriatric psychology from SUNY Brockport.

HPCI, headquartered in New Hartford, says it has been providing end-of-life care to residents of Oneida, Herkimer, and Eastern Madison counties since 1977. 

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