Athena Health Care Systems is a Connecticut based management company established in 1984. Throughout New England, Athena Health Care Systems is known as a leader in providing quality health care services and is recognized as one of the largest managers of skilled nursing facilities located throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
Our managed facilities offer short-term rehabilitation, long-term, respite, hospice and dementia care, as well as many other services, in a friendly, homelike setting.
In addition to Athena’s network of skilled nursing facilities, we also manage one pediatric center, one active adult community, one assisted living community and two hospice agencies all located in Massachusetts.
To provide the highest quality of care and customer service to our residents and their families through the use of best practices, highly trained staff and innovative programs and services designed to meet their needs.
Lawrence G. Santilli, President and Chief Executive Officer
As President and Chief Executive Officer of Athena Health Care Systems, Mr. Santilli oversees all aspects of Athena's business and maintains the overall mission and vision. Athena is nationally recognized for providing quality care and manages 45 nursing homes throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Mr. Santilli is also involved with the oversight of one pediatric center, one active adult community, one assisted living community, two hospice agencies all located in Massachusetts as well as a home health agency in Connecticut. Athena was rated as one of the top 50 nursing home management companies in the nation by Provider magazine, June 2009 to 2016. Athena has been featured in several publications, including:
Mr. Santilli is the President of the Connecticut Association of Health Care Facilities (CAHCF) and serves as a Board Member on the Governor’s Health Care Cabinet, as well as a Board Member on the Massachusetts Senior Care Association. Mr. Santilli is a registered lobbyist with the state of Connecticut. He is widely respected for his financial expertise having over 30 years of experience in the health care industry. His experience is often called upon to educate legislators on various long-term care and senior health issues.
If you have any questions about this notice, please contact the administrator at this facility.
The effective date of this Privacy Notice is June 7, 2013.
At this facility we respect the privacy and confidentiality of your health information. This Notice of Privacy Practices ("Notice") describes how we may use and disclose your medical/health information and how you can get access to this information. This Notice applies to uses and disclosures we may make of all your health information whether created or received by us.
We are required by law to:
We reserve the right to change our practices and to make the new provisions effective for all health information we maintain. Should we make material changes, we will make the revised Notice available to you by posting it in a clear and prominent location.
We may use and disclose your health information for purposes of treatment, payment and health care operations as described below.
Under the Privacy Regulations, we may make the following uses and disclosures without obtaining a written authorization from you:
You have the following rights regarding your health information:
For disclosures concerning certain health information such as HIV-related information or records regarding psychiatric care that have been sent to us by another provider, special restriction apply. Generally, we will disclose such information only with an Authorization, or as otherwise required by law.