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.
John A. Stassi II, President, CEO
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.
Dr. Patricia Prechter, BSN, MSN, EdD currently serves as Dean of the University of Holy Cross’s College of Nursing and Allied Health, having served as Associate Dean for Professional Studies, Associate Vice President and Dean for Academic Affairs, Interim Provost and Provost.
Dr. Prechter comes to Commcare’s Board of Directors, not only with clinical knowledge and experience, but with a history of service to her community and to her country, In addition to the many community organizations to whom she has lent her time and talent, Dr. Prechter served for more than 29 years as Deputy Commander of Louisiana’s National Guard’s Medical Command and State Chief Nurse, and she also served our state during Hurricane Katrina as chief nurse at The Superdome.
“I am pleased to lend my expertise in nursing to assist CommCare in continuing the quality health care services they are delivering today,” said Dr. Prechter. “CommCare believes that care should always include not only care of the physical needs but also respect, dignity and compassion for the individual – values that I firmly believe in. I look forward to supporting that mission.”
Dr. Patricia Prechter, BSN, MSN, Ed D named to CommCare Corporation’s Board of Directors
G. Anthony Mangun, Director
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.