Our dedicated leadership team adheres to the highest standards of excellence, and is strongly committed to our mission, to those we serve, and to our caregivers.

Sr. Jacquelyn McCarthy, RN, CSJ

Sister Jacquelyn McCarthy, RN, CSJ is Bethany's CEO. She has been the CEO/Administrator at Bethany Health Care Center since 2000, is a member of the Board of Directors of the American College Health Care Administrators, MASS Chapter, a member of the Informal Dispute Resolution Committee, Department of Public Health, and a Health Care Consultant National Religious Retirement Office, Washington, DC.

Named Health Care Champion by Boston Business Journal in August, 2009, Sister Jacquelyn was also awarded the AMDA Foundation Evercare Award, presented at the Annual AMDA Convocation.

Jayne Kelleher

Jayne Kelleher, MS, Bethany at Home's Director, has had a distinguished 25+ year career in healthcare, encompassing managerial, consulting, and teaching positions. She has served as a health services consultant, Nursing Home Administrator, and as the Executive Director for a V.N.A., leading them through accreditation and start up. She was an Adjunct Professor in Healthcare Administration at Stonehill College, earned a Bachelors Degree in Education, and has a Masters Degree in Healthcare Administration. Ms. Kelleher is also on Homecare Aide Council's Board of Directors, and has led many panel discussions on Options in Healthcare.

As Bethany at Home's Director, she is responsible for all business and healthcare operations.

Susan Lynch
RN Supervisor

Susan Lynch, Bethany at Home's RN Supervisor, has over 35 years of experience as a healthcare professional, having worked in many settings, including medical-surgical care, ambulatory care, intensive care, geriatric care, and home care.

She holds a Masters in Education Leadership (M.Ed Leadership) degree, and taught in vocational education for seventeen years. As RN Supervisor, Susan is responsible for overseeing all aspects of homecare, care plans, and staff education.

Terry Hodge
Director of Human Resources

Terry Hodge, Director of Human Resources, is responsible for developing, implementing, and evaluating all aspects of workforce planning and employment at Bethany. Leveraging extensive experience in the HR field, she advises and assists the management team with employee development, risk management issues, compliance and policy issues, and joins in the organization's commitment to fostering a trusting and diversified work environment.

Ms. Hodge earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management and Computer Science at Boston College. She holds a Professional in Human Resources Certificate (P.H.R.), and a Nursing Home Administrator's License.


Our Approach

We take pride in qualifying our caregivers to match your needs. Our caregivers are supervised by Registered Nurses, all of whom are focused on providing personalized in home services — from our heart to yours!

As a values-oriented, non-profit home care organization we operate according to the following set of values, which are at the heart of all that we do:



Our Story

Founded in 1991, Bethany Healthcare Center encompasses a licensed skilled nursing facility, residence, outpatient rehabilitation center, a licensed outpatient clinic; and in 2014 we established Bethany at Home as part of our continuum of quality and caring services to the community.

The Bethany at Home staff adheres to the highest standards of excellence, and is dedicated and compassionate in their approach to caring for others. Above-average tenure rates of our employees have resulted in the development of relationships between our caregivers and those they serve, promoting a strong sense of community.

The longevity of nursing and support staff contributes to Bethany's ability to deliver extraordinary and unsurpassed healthcare. We have been providing exceptional levels of compassionate health care for over 35 years. You'll be pleased to learn that:

  • Staff members are personally interviewed
  • Criminal background checks required
  • Professional references required and checked
  • Validated driver's license (if applicable)
  • Verified legal status in U.S.
  • Homehealth Aide and/or Certified Nursing Assistant Certification


More Information...

For additional information you can download a brochure or, for a more personal touch, please call us at (508) 270-8652. We are also happy to provide a free in-home or telephone consultation.

Or, if it's more convenient, simply email us, and we'll be sure to reply promptly!