James P. Scalese Appointed Executive Director of United Methodist Communities at Pitman

United Methodist Communities (UMC) is pleased to announce the appointment of James P. Scalese, to the position of executive director of United Methodist Communities at Pitman, located on North Oak Avenue in Pitman. In this role, he will assume oversight and management of the senior living community.FullSizeRender (003)

Pitman’s management team will report directly to Mr. Scalese, who brings over 25 years of experience in diverse settings within long term healthcare administration. In addition to certification as a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, two degrees add to his leadership skills: a Bachelor of Science in Human Services from the University of Scranton and a Master of Business Administration in Health Care Administration from Temple University.
“I am attracted to United Methodist Communities’ clear commitment to quality resident care, its respect for the associates who are providing that care on a daily basis, and to its willingness to innovate in a rapidly changing healthcare environment,” reflected Mr. Scalese, a resident of Haddonfield.

Mr. Scalese’s broad administrative experience includes positions as a corporate compliance officer, emergency preparedness director and corporate liaison for state licensing agencies. He has demonstrated skill in specialty program development, negotiation of payer contracts, regulatory compliance and credentialing. Prior to joining UMC, Mr. Scalese was a development and operations consultant at Wilson Avenue, LLC, in Bristol, Pennsylvania.

For additional information about United Methodist Communities at Pitman, call 856-589-7800 or visit UMCommunities.org/Pitman.