Emerson Hospital Names Christine Dixon as Executive Director of Home Care


3/25/2019

Christine Dixon has joined Emerson Hospital as its new Executive Director of Home Care. Ms. Dixon is an accomplished health care executive with more than 25 years of experience. Most recently, she was Executive Director ACO, Population Health and Home Health and Hospice for Health Alliance Clinton Hospital. Prior to that she served as Chief Executive Officer of Visiting Nurse and Community Health in Arlington, Massachusetts. 

“We are delighted to have Christine as our new Executive Director of Home Care,” said Joyce Welsh, RN, MS, Vice President for Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer, Emerson Hospital. “Her expertise developing and leading home care programs for health systems throughout Massachusetts, along with her compassionate approach with patients and their loved ones, will enhance our home care offerings to best serve residents in the greater Concord area and beyond.” 

In her new role, Christine will lead Emerson’s multidisciplinary team of nurses, rehabilitation specialists, social workers and home health aides who help patients remain in the comfort of their homes during times of recuperation, disability or chronic or terminal illness. She will also help develop new home care programs to best serve the needs of patients in the area.

“I am excited to serve as Executive Director of Home Care at Emerson Hospital,” said Christine Dixon, RN. “Emerson has an excellent reputation for providing outstanding care to residents in the areas west of Boston. The exceptional clinicians on the Home Care team, combined with being part of Emerson Hospital with access to the best physicians, ensures our patients can thrive in their homes while recuperating from an illness or recovering from surgery.” 

Ms. Dixon is a graduate of New England Baptist Hospital School of Nursing, Regis College and Cambridge College. She serves on the Board of the Montachusett Home Care Corporation. Emerson Home Care provides individualized nursing, rehabilitative, nutrition, IV therapy, social work and care coordination services to patients in their own homes. For more information about Emerson Home Care, please visit: www.emersonhospital.org/clinical-services/home-care. 

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