Affinity Health Services proudly welcomes our new Clinical Consultant, Melissa Sullivan to the management team. Melissa brings 20-years of experience in long term care. Melissa’s career in long term care began in 1994 as a certified nursing assistant. Her background in nursing has provided her the opportunity to work in a multitude of communities within the long term care arena. Melissa has held the positions that include director of nursing, professional nurse consultant covering PA, MA, WV, TN and MD and most recently a nursing home administrator. Melissa prides herself in developing a working environment that allows for creative thinking, problem solving and empowerment with the development of a facility management team. She has successfully worked with communities that include CMS special focus facilities to achieve compliance. Melissa has played an integral part in teaching and mentoring culture change with staff to achieve clinically competent and financially stable environments. Melissa received her undergraduate nursing degree at Duquesne University.