Bradley Barbera is the facility’s new administrator, while registered nurse Leslie Trosclair is director of Nursing.
Barbera replaces former administrator Tim Daniel, who has moved back to Texas where he has taken a position in the health care industry.
Barbera, a Thibodaux native, has years of experience in long term car administration.
He and his wife Kristen and son, Grant, reside in Thibodaux.
“I am extremely excited to be a part of Patterson Healthcare Center and the community of Patterson and surrounding areas,” he said in a statement. “I look forward to providing the best quality of care for our residents in a home like environment. I am honored to be here and to begin working with staff, residents and their family members.”
Trosclair, a Thibodaux resident, earned a bachelor of science in Nursing at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux. She has been a registered nurse for 13 years. Her nursing practice includes medical surgical, critical care and long-term care.
“I look forward every day to working with the Patterson Healthcare Center staff to provide high-quality nursing care and am honored to be part of the Nexion Healthcare team,” she said in a statement.