About Us

A tranquil setting for compassionate care

What is it about Brookside that leads employees to stay 10, 15 and up to 30 years? We believe it’s the tranquil neighborhood setting and the exceptional level of professional, personalized care, combined with genuine compassion and kindness. Our staff strives to deliver happiness daily, one resident at a time.

Quality Assurance

Brookside is Quality Assurance & Performance Improvement (QAPI) certified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Effective QAPI programs are critical to improving the quality of life and quality of care and services in nursing homes.



Medical Director

Dr. David Duhme

  • Graduated from Harvard College and Harvard Medical School

  • Post-Graduate Training at Boston City Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital

  • Started career in General Internal Medicine

  • “Aged into” Geriatrics; specifically, full time care of Nursing Home Residents

  • Specialties: Skilled Nursing Facility Medical Director and Home Hospice Medical Director


Dr. Yaron R. Goldman

  • Dr. Yaron R. Goldman, an esteemed area pulmonologist affiliated with St. Vincent Hospital, is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He works in Worcester, MA and specializes in Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine.