She will Head Home Health Care Team that Serves Patients in 12 Counties
ThedaCare has named Melanie Richardson executive director of ThedaCare At Home. She will lead the entire home care team and work with other ThedaCare leaders to develop an integrative strategy for ThedaCare At Home.
Richardson previously served as ThedaCare’s director of home care and hospice services. Before joining ThedaCare, she worked with home care companies and Humana Insurance.
Richardson received her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.
ThedaCare At Home has received numerous recognitions in the past six years as one of the fastest growing and best performing home care agencies in the nation. ThedaCare At Home provides a continuum of home care services, including skilled nursing, home and residential hospice care, respiratory services, infusion therapy, home medical equipment, rehab and mobility, remote monitoring and other specialty services. ThedaCare At Home serves more than 17,000 patients in 12 counties, including Outagamie, Winnebago, Calumet, Brown, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Waushara, Waupaca, Shawano, Menominee, Oconto, and Portage counties. There are more than 300 employees, including 150 licensed health care professionals in 15 different specialties. ThedaCare At Home also operates the Community Hospice at Cherry Meadows and the ThedaCare Hospice Residence on the Peabody–Heritage campus in Appleton.
ThedaCare™ is a community health system consisting of five hospitals: Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, New London Family Medical Center, Shawano Medical Center, and Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca. ThedaCare also includes ThedaCare Physicians, ThedaCare Behavioral Health, ThedaCare At Work, ThedaCare at Home and The Heritage Community. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,175 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.