Employee Testimonials

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April James Slivinski, RN, BSN

Home health nurses will tell you that there are significant advantages to caring for individuals and families in their own homes. Allied Services Home Health nurse, April James Slivinski, RN, BSN, tells us the home is the most intimate of patient settings. When a patient is seen in their own home it helps foster familiarity, sharing, [...]

By | September 27th, 2017|Categories: Employee Testimonials|0 Comments

Lisa Langan, RN

Growing up in Dryden, Ontario, Lisa Langan never dreamed of being a nurse. In fact she wasn't really sure what she wanted to do after high school, but she did know that she wanted to travel the world.  On the advice of her step-father, who said that being a nurse would take [...]

By | December 23rd, 2016|Categories: Employee Testimonials|Comments Off on Lisa Langan, RN

Maryann Cwalinski, RN

West Scranton woman’s passion for helping others extends to nursing career and humanitarian work. Freshly graduated and posing in her crisp, white lab coat, Maryann Cwalinski stands ready to fulfill her nearly 30-year-old dream. Sitting in front of the Weinberg Memorial Library at the University of Scranton, […]

By | July 19th, 2016|Categories: Employee Testimonials, Media|Comments Off on Maryann Cwalinski, RN

Christina Flaherty, MS, OTR/L

Meet Christina Flaherty, MS, OTR/L! During her junior year of high school, Christina spent some time shadowing the occupational therapists at Heinz Rehab Hospital in Wilkes-Barre and that’s when she knew OT was the career for her. Christina earned her master’s degree in Occupational Therapy at Duquesne University and completed […]

By | March 31st, 2016|Categories: Employee Testimonials|Comments Off on Christina Flaherty, MS, OTR/L

Felix Marrero, Operations Analyst

Meet Felix Marrero!  While Felix is a fairly new employee, he is no stranger to Allied Services. From the age of 3 to 17, Felix received therapy at Allied Services. After high school, he studied Computer Information Technology at Johnson College.  When the time came to do a summer internship, he immediately thought of Allied Services. [...]

By | March 29th, 2016|Categories: Employee Testimonials|Comments Off on Felix Marrero, Operations Analyst

Kathleen Osborne, Director of Social Services

As Director of Social Services at Allied Services Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center, Kathleen Osborne heads up a team of social workers dedicated to making the residents’ lives more fulfilled and satisfied. Part of that role means providing emotional support to the residents and their families. […]

By | March 21st, 2016|Categories: Employee Testimonials|Comments Off on Kathleen Osborne, Director of Social Services

Shaun Cottrell, Patient Account Representative

Allied Services is well known as the leading provider of health care and human services in Northeastern Pennsylvania with a workforce 3,200 strong. Many of those employees work behind the scenes and play an important role in ensuring that the organization can continue to provide expert care […]

By | March 21st, 2016|Categories: Employee Testimonials|Comments Off on Shaun Cottrell, Patient Account Representative

Nicole Christensen, Direct Care Aide

For the past ten years, Nicole Christensen has enjoyed a career dedicated to caring for others. She has worked in personal care homes and nursing homes, but her current role working with adults with disabilities is by far her favorite. “I love my job, I really do. I love being with the individuals, teaching them and [...]

By | March 21st, 2016|Categories: Employee Testimonials|Comments Off on Nicole Christensen, Direct Care Aide

Andrea Kanuik, Work Services Supervisor

In July 2016, Andrea Kanuik of Olyphant will have worked at Allied Services for 20 years. During the first few years of her career, she cared for adults with physical and developmental disabilities in our group homes, 24 hour care facility and day program. For the past 17 years, Andrea has worked in the William Warren [...]

By | March 21st, 2016|Categories: Employee Testimonials|Comments Off on Andrea Kanuik, Work Services Supervisor

Matthew Van Fleet, Direct Care Worker

Matthew Van Fleet of Old Forge is a direct care worker for Allied Services Integrated Health System’s In-Home Services, a program that serves more than 350 individuals across 23 counties in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania. Workers like Matthew assist individuals with disabilities and older adults with activities of daily living, making it possible […]

By | March 18th, 2016|Categories: Employee Testimonials|Comments Off on Matthew Van Fleet, Direct Care Worker