Beth Harpe was recently named as the new executive director of Community Long Term Care, Community Hospital Anderson's affiliate organization that manages its four senior living communities – Community Northview Care Center and Monticello House Alzheimer's Living in Anderson, Summit Convalescent Center in Summitville and Community Parkview Health and Living in Elwood.
Harpe lives in Anderson and has worked for Community for over 10 years. Since 2013, she has served as the physician liaison manager at Community Hospital Anderson. Prior to that, she was the director of marketing and community relations for Community Long Term Care from 2008 to 2013. She also worked as the social service and admissions director at Community Parkview in Elwood from 2002 to 2006.
"We are excited for Beth to move into this position," said Beth Tharp, president and CEO of Community Hospital Anderson. "Our senior living communities allow Community Hospital Anderson to provide the full continuum of care to our patients. We expect a lot of growth in senior care over the next few years, and Beth has the knowledge and experience to lead Community Long Term Care during this time."
Harpe will replace executive director Betty Crum, who retired at the end of 2014.