Albany County Residential Health Care Facility
780 Albany-Shaker Road | Albany, NY 12211
Phone: (518) 869-2231 | Fax: (518) 869-1713

Nursing Home Contact Information

Albany County Nursing Home
780 Albany Shaker Road
Albany, New York 12211
Phone: (518) 869-2231
Fax: (518) 869-1713
Email: or Online Form

Driving Directions

For convenience, the Albany County Nursing Home encourages persons with questions to contact the appropriate person. A listing of contacts is found below with accompanying disciplines. Contacting the person from the discipline that concerns your question will help provide you with the most expeditious and complete response. All professionals listed may be contacted through the Facility's main telephone number:  (518) 869-2231.

Position: Person: Extension:
Director of Admissions Lisa Seidel 433
Director of Nursing Laura Vartanian, RN 209
Assistant Director of Nursing Lisa Hogan, RN 217
Director Food and Nutrition Jeff Bradt 283
Chief Dietitian Ruth Gwynne-Karlin 287
Resident Care Coordinator Tracy Carola, RN 221
Clinic Mark Polach, LPN 228
Director Social Services Andrew Hubalek 266
Director Physical Therapy Karen Wallace 261
Acting Dir. Occupational Therapy Mike Gibbons 260
Speech Language Pathology Jackie Cahill 231
Respiratory Therapy Dan Shaughnessy, RT 232
Medical Records Sue Short 251
Personnel Florence Huntley 523
Director Fiscal Operations Ralph Grant 528
Business Office Manager Kyle Kotary 527
Physical Plant/Maintenance Tony Catalfamo 518
Housekeeping/Laundry Robert Edler 290
Medical Director Dr. Andrew Coates 249
Infectious Disease Coordinator Ed Meduna, RN 230
Director of Activities Lori Larkin 254
Office of the Executive Director Larry I. Slatky 201

Family members with questions regarding resident condition(s) are invited and encouraged to initially contact the Head or Charge Nurse on their respective nursing unit.

To contact residents, you may send an email to:, or CLICK HERE to use our online form.

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