Northern Counties Health Care, Inc. (NCHC), an award-winning northeastern Vermont community healthcare network comprised of five primary care centers, three dental centers, and a home health care and hospice division, is pleased to welcome Gianna Menapace-Drew, MSN, FNP-BC to the Concord Health Center.
Gianna Menapace-Drew was born and raised in North Carolina but has lived in New England for most of her life. After college, she worked as a high school Biology teacher, a lab technologist, and a genetic counselor before deciding to pursue a nursing career. She obtained a second bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 1996, and an MSN from Simmons College in 2018. Her nursing experience includes school and adolescent health, infertility, and reproductive and sexual health. She looks forward to collaborating with her patients to help them lead their healthiest lives. She recently moved from the Boston area to Northern New Hampshire with her husband and two nearly grown children. A former competitive rower and avid bicycle tourist, she now enjoys yoga, running, hiking, biking, and Nordic skiing, as well as reading, cooking, and baking pies.
“We are excited to welcome Gianna to the Concord Health Center team,” said Christopher Towne, NCHC’s Director of FQHC Operations. “Gianna’s holistic and community focused approach to patient care supports Northern Counties Health Care’s mission of providing high-quality, accessible, patient-centered healthcare.”
The Northern Counties Health Care network includes, Caledonia Home Health Care & Hospice, Concord Health Center, Danville Health Center, Hardwick Area Health Center, Island Pond Health and Dental Center, Northern Counties Dental Center (Hardwick), Orleans Dental Center, and St. Johnsbury Community Health Center.