Who We Are

CommCare® Corporation has owned and operated skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers throughout Louisiana since 1994.

What is important to you is very important to us. That is why we believe in providing care that includes not just health, but dignity, respect, and compassion. Care that meets the individual needs of residents in the most comfortable, home-like environment.

As a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, we consider residents and the communities we serve to be our shareholders. We invest in their needs and the needs of our staff and facilities to ensure that we continually meet our goal of quality care and comfort.

Board Members

Jim Tucker
President, CEO, Director

James W. “Jim” Tucker has been a managing partner in various real estate companies since 1996. From 2001 to 2012, he served as a representative in the Louisiana Legislature and was elected Speaker of the House from 2008 to 2012. As a member of the legislature, Mr. Tucker served on the Insurance, Retirement, Labor, Transportation & Public Works committees.

In addition to his service as a director on CommCare’s board, Mr. Tucker has served as Treasurer and former Chairman of the Algiers Development District, as a Trustee of Baptist Community Ministries, as a member of First Baptist Church of New Orleans and as a Board Member of UNO Foundation.

Mr. Tucker earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from The University of New Orleans. Mr. Tucker’s experience in real estate, finance and public service brings a wealth of expertise and experience that benefits residents of CommCare’s centers.

John A. Stassi IIJohn A. Stassi II 
General Counsel, Chairman of the Board

John Stassi was instrumental in the founding of CommCare® Corporation in 1993 and has served as President and Chief Executive Officer since 1995. 

A native of New Orleans, John earned his law degree from Tulane Law School in 1962 and focused his practice on health care law. He currently serves on the board of directors of The Blood Center of New Orleans and The Magnolia Foundation.

L. René Goux
Executive Vice President, COO, Director

A seasoned hospital executive, René Goux brings 29 years of management experience in hospitals and multi-hospital health systems to the CommCare® Corporation Board of Directors. René has been a key member of CommCare since its inception in 1993.

René is a three-time recipient of the prestigious Tenet Leadership Circle of Excellence Award. He retired in 2008 as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Ochsner Community Hospitals.

Henry L. Masson
Secretary, Treasurer, CFO, Director

Henry Masson of Alexandria is one the founding members of CommCare® Corporation and remains committed to its success and the success of the communities CommCare® serves.

He is an active member of Baptist Temple Church, holding numerous positions on church committees, and devotes much of his time to mission trips around the country. Henry has established an educational scholarship fund at the Louisiana Baptist Children's Home. 

G. Anthony Mangun 

Pastor Mangun brings to the CommCare® Corporation Board of Directors, his passion and commitment to his community, the driving force behind his success.

A pastor for 32 years, Anthony currently serves as Senior Pastor of The Pentecostals of Alexandria. He is the Chaplain for both the Alexandria City Police Department, Louisiana State Police Troop, and Rapides Parish Sheriff's Department.

In Memoriam

David C. TreenDavid C. Treen

Dave Treen is a former Louisiana Governor and U.S. Congressman, who provided his political expertise and insight to the CommCare® Corporation Board of Directors. He was heavily involved in supporting the community, with such projects as Bridge House, Project Return, and New Beginnings.

As a U.S. Air Force Veteran, Governor Treen was essential in establishing the state's first facility that offered long-term health care exclusively to veterans.

After many years of devoted service, Governor David C. Treen passed on October 29, 2009.

    Our Mission:

    CommCare Corporation's mission is to be an innovative leader in the development and delivery of quality health care services, and to be committed to a learning environment that attracts and develops dedicated care givers.