Catholic Memorial Home, Our Lady’s Haven welcome new administrators


FALL RIVER, Mass. — Catholic Memorial Home, 2446 Highland Avenue in Fall River, one of the area’s largest health care facilities, is thrilled to announce that Lisa Cadime, R.N., B.S.N., has been named its new administrator. 

Cadime formerly served as administrator at Our Lady’s Haven of Fairhaven, which is also a part of the Diocesan Health Facilities group. 

Cadime has worked within the diocesan health care system for the past 18 years in various positions at Catholic Memorial Home in Fall River, Madonna Manor in Taunton, Sacred Heart Home in New Bedford, and most recently at Our Lady’s Haven in Fairhaven.


Our Lady’s Haven, 71 Center Street in Fairhaven, is also pleased to announce that Jo-Ann Melcher has joined its team as the new administrator, taking over Cadime’s former position. 

A resident of Somerset, Melcher holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in social welfare from Rhode Island College and a Masters degree in human services from New Hampshire College. 

Melcher has worked in skilled nursing facilities since 1979. Among her many past experiences, she brings to Our Lady’s Haven her unique skills as a licensed administrator in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, as well as being a licensed social worker within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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