Claire Merendino R.N, Bratton Scott elder care coordinator, comes to Bratton Scott with over 30 years’ experience in the healthcare community. As an experienced and fully Registered Nurse, Ms. Merendino is dedicated to the mission of life care planning and safeguarding compassionate patient care for older residents of New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
As part of the Bratton Scott Life Care Planning team, Ms. Merendino works closely with assisting clients with care coordination, making decisions about their future, and serving as their advocate as they navigate the long-term care system.
“Having known Claire for 17 years in the healthcare community, her loyalty, compassion and tireless fight for her clients is like no other,” remarked Director of Care Coordination, Anne Markel-Crozier. “Between her strong clinical nursing background and her will to conquer all obstacles, she is a wonderful asset to the firm and I’m excited for the advocate our clients will gain.”
Ms. Merendino brings a considerable amount of clinical experience to the firm.
Prior to joining the Bratton Scott team, Ms. Merendino served in many different facets of healthcare, including sub-acute rehabilitation, brain injury, complex medical cases, insurance case management, utilization review, patient evaluation and intervention.
During her career, Ms. Merendino has gained extensive experience in providing guidance, assessment, support, and education to her clients and their families through consumer advocacy, conducting home assessments, facilitating care plan conferences, direct clinical services, and crisis intervention.
Ms. Merendino is a graduate of Gloucester County Community College where she received her Associate Degree in Nursing. She holds her active Registered Nurse license with the State of New Jersey.