Sun. Jun 4th, 2023

Bridgewater, Hillsborough, New Jersey – The Bridgeway Care & Rehabilitation Centers, Avalon Assisted Living Residences and Bridgeway Care at Home family of Bridgeway Senior Healthcare (BSH) companies were honored again this year in the “Best of the Best” Awards competition sponsored by BSH has been voted “Best of the Best” for more than 15 years in various categories related to senior living and healthcare. 

This annual competition celebrates and recognizes the best that the community has to offer. The response for nominations was overwhelming. Only the top businesses in each category made it to the final voting stage. BSH companies won in several categories. “We are delighted that the recognition we’ve received reflects our commitment to care for people – our residents, patients and staff — like our own families,” said Jessica Pelligrino Tsoukalas, Director of Business Development and Strategy at BSH.  

Bridgeway Care & Rehabilitation Centers were voted: 

  • Best Physical Therapy Clinic
  • Best Nursing Home

Avalon Assisted Living Residences were voted:

  • Best Assisted / Senior Living
  • Best Retirement / 55+ Community

Bridgeway Senior Healthcare was voted:

  • Top Employers / Best Boss: Don Pelligrino 
    (shown at right)

Bridgeway Care at Home was voted:

  • Best Physical Therapist: Dr. Glorietta Tinson

“Having the support and confidence of our residents, patients, employees, and community is truly one of the highest compliments we could ever receive,” said Don Pelligrino, CEO and Owner of BSH. “There’s no better gift than having the opportunity to make a difference every day in the lives of our people.”

What makes BSH the best place to live and work?

  • Their Continuum of Care, a coordinated system of services that helps seniors navigate changing healthcare needs no matter where they are in life
  • Award-winning, senior-focused, luxurious and comfortably appointed communities that set the

standard for improving the quality of life for seniors

  • A 2020, 2021 and 2022 Top 40 Workplace thanks to their passionate and unsurpassed staff
  • Therapy at Home services to make the transition from post-acute care easier
  • The experienced second and third generations of the Pelligrino and Rivera-Dugenio 
    families personally involved every day to ensure world-class care for their patients and residents

Being family strong is what drives the BSH passion for continuing to advance and evolve as the needs of the community changes.


About Bridgeway Senior Healthcare

Established in 1981, Bridgeway Senior Healthcare is a family owned and operated company that is committed to providing a continuum of comprehensive healthcare services to patients and residents no matter where they are in life. Since quality measures have been reported, its communities have consistently achieved a CMS 5-Star rating for Quality of Care, and ongoing excellent ratings for staffing of licensed nurses and certified nurses aides. Bridgeway has received Newsweek’s and U.S. News & World Report’s Best Nursing Homes awards. In 2020, 2021 and 2022, it was recognized as one of the Top Workplaces in New Jersey. To learn more, visit

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By Arlene Huff

Arlene Huff is the founding member of Golden State Online. Before that She was a general assignment reporter. A native Californian, she graduated from the University of California with a degree in medical anthropology and global health. She currently lives in Los Angeles.