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August 14, 2017

Posted by Commonwealth Care Alliance

Check out these stories that appeared in the news on Sunday to see how CCA’s care model and dedicated clinicians are helping our Senior Care Options members live healthier, independent lives.
The Sunday edition of the Springfield Republican tells the story of Lillie Zachary, 85, a Senior Care Options member who has been under the care of CCA nurse Cynthia Shelley for four years. Lillie celebrated her 85th birthday at home on Aug. 4. This story appears here on

In a related story here on, read more about nurse Cynthia Shelley’s work at CCA contracted provider Baystate Brightwood Health Center in Springfield’s North End, where she cares for SCO members like Eugenio Negron, 81, who is able to live at home.

Also on, go here to hear from Dr. Jeffrey Scavron, a doctor at Baystate Brightwood Health Center who explains why CCA’s senior care model helps patients stay connected and healthier.
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