Hope HealthCare Services has appointed Sheeja Ann Kanacheril, D.O., as the new medical director for Hope PACE, a Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly. The program provides a long-term, community-based alternative to nursing home care.

A college graduate of Tulane University, Kanacheril holds a doctorate in osteopathic medicine from Nova Southeastern, achieving academic honors as a National Health Service Corps Scholar. She completed her residency at the Southern Regional Area Health Education Center, an affiliate of the Duke University Medical Center.
Kanacheril previously worked in multi-specialty primary care practices in Orlando and Southwest Florida.