Dot’s Dawn Collins joins Sherrill House team

By Reporter Staff

Sherrill House, a not-for-profit skilled nursing and rehabilitation center located in Jamaica Plain, has hired Dorchester’s Dawn Collins to serve as the assistant director of nursing for the facility.

Collins brings 22 years of experience as a nurse leader in long-term care centers in Massachusetts and Florida.  Prior to her position at Sherrill House, Collins held various nursing leadership roles, including director of nursing, in skilled nursing facilities and rehabilitation centers in the Boston region.  She received an associate degree in nursing from Quincy College, a bachelor’s degree in nursing from University of Phoenix, and a Master of Education degree in health and wellness from American College of Education.  She resides in Dorchester with her family. 

The Sherrill House has also welcomed Eileen Carr of Waltham as a new nurse in charge of clinical reimbursements.

“The two new additions to our organization have deep experience in nursing and long-term care, and they share a passion for providing quality care for older adults,” said Patrick J. Stapleton, Chief Executive Officer of Sherrill House.  “We are thrilled to welcome Dawn Collins and Eileen Carr as important parts of our committed team who focus on upholding an exceptional standard of care and services to those we serve.”