Foundation for Quality Care Announces 2020 Platinum Sponsors

Stephen Hanse and Jackie Papalardi

Stephen Hanse, President & CEO, of the New York State Health Facilities Association (NYSHFA) and Jackie Pappalardi, Executive Director, Foundation for Quality Care (FQC) are pleased to announce our 2020 Platinum Sponsors.

These Platinum Sponsors have each contributed $10,000 to the Foundation for Quality Care to assist with our top priorities, which include increasing and maintaining our SNF/AL workforce, enhancing the ability of providers to deliver high-level post-acute care services, and advocating for policies that ensure the safety and well-being of our elders.

Please join us in welcoming our Platinum Sponsors for 2020.  They will be supporting each of our events during 2020 and stand ready to assist our members with their quality products and services.

PointClick Care Technologies Inc. empowers acute and post-acute care providers to implement a fully coordinated and collaborative approach to care delivery, via the largest post-acute care data cloud in North America. Over 21,000 skilled nursing facilities, senior living communities, and home health agencies use PointClickCare today, making it the North American healthcare IT market leader for the acute and post-acute industry. For more information on PointClickCare’s software solutions, please visit or reach out to Marcelina Janik at

ProCare LTC Pharmacy is the largest super regional company in the United States.  The company was formed in 2007 by former nationally owned long term care pharmacy management that realized the need to go back to more personalized customer service fundamentals of quality care. Procare LTC was founded on a basic premise- to provide the highest level of customer service while delivering the best economic value to the facilities and residents we serve. This is achieved through the use of highly qualified and trained staff at every level or their organization. Collectively they understand the importance of positive clinical outcomes combined with the greatest economic value available to the beneficiaries of their services. Exceeding your expectations is what they are all about.

For more information on Procare LTC Pharmacy, visit Joe Peixoto may be reached at

Zimmet Healthcare Services Group LLC is a full-service consulting firm committed to developing innovative solutions to the challenges of operating in the post-acute care industry.

Zimmet Healthcare is comprised of more than 50 full-time professionals and currently supports more than 3,000 providers and related organizations nationwide. Their clients range from independent, not-for-profit and government sponsored facilities to national chains. In addition to providers, they advise state associations, countless ancillary concerns, insurers, attorneys, private equity/lenders and other stakeholders that demand the highest level of service.

Zimmet Healthcare is simply unmatched in their ability to provide “full spectrum” consulting services that incorporate the complex clinical, financial and strategic considerations required to succeed in today’s highly competitive post-acute care marketplace.

For more information please contact: or visit

Visit the NYSHFA/NYSCAL website at for further information on our Platinum Sponsorship Program.


Stephen B. Hanse, Esq.
President & CEO
518-462-4800 x11

Jackie Pappalardi, RN, BSN
Executive Director
518-462-4800 x16