PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT CONCERNING
Bear Hill Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
11 North Street
Stoneham, MA 02180
(Date of Publication in The Boston Herald: 9/14/2019) On September 14, 2019, notification of a proposed change in ownership of Bear Hill Nursing Center at Wakefield, d/b/a Bear Hill Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 11 North Street, Stoneham, MA 02180 (the “Facility”) was submitted to the Department of Public Health, Division of Health Care Facility Licensure and Certification (the “Department”), by Bear Hill Healthcare LLC, which has an address at 155 Federal Street, Suite 700, Boston, MA 02110 (the “Applicant”). If deemed suitable by the Department, the Applicant intends to purchase the Facility from the current operator, Bear Hill Nursing Center, Inc., which current operator has a corporate address at 2000 Commonwealth Avenue, Auburndale, MA 02466. There will be no changes in the bed capacity or the services provided by the Facility. A public hearing may be requested upon petition by any group of ten adults. Such petition shall include the name, address and signature of each adult and designate one member as the representative of the group. Written comments concerning the Applicant’s ability to provide quality long-term care services and petitions for a public hearing may be addressed to the offices of the Department of Public Health, Division of Health Care Facility Licensure and Certification, 67 Forest Street, Marlborough, MA 01752 or by email to HFLLicenseAction@state.ma.us, for a period of 14 days following this publication.