McCree Begins AbbieJean Russell Care Center Renovation

ORLANDO, Fla. (March 2010) – McCree General Contractors & Architects, Orlando’s premier design/build firm, will begin construction on a 1.5 million interior renovation of the Abbiejean Russell Care Center for Synergy Healthcare Services, the facility owner, this coming fall. The Orlando-based firm of Cuhaci & Peterson Architects is working with McCree as the design team member.

SHS of Florida, LLC is a mission focused full service senior living management company that recognizes the need to provide its residents with a diverse residential style environment equipped with modern technologies and energy conservative elements.

“We believe we have made an excellent choice in McCree Construction for our renovation project. Their team has demonstrated to us that they are not only experts in their field, but they are of high integrity and that means a lot to us as we move forward with something so important to our facility’s future,” said Debby Fannin, CEO/ President of Synergy Healthcare Services.

McCree was chosen to aid Synergy in realizing their vision and achieving the best value for the 31,000 square foot skilled nursing and rehab facility. This renovation will not only upgrade building systems, but also expand resident services, amenities and create a memory care neighborhood. Green building strategies will be integrated in all aspects of the renovation. These and other enhancements will enable the Abbiejean Russell Care Center to uphold and sustain its mission by providing it residents with an active, life-giving environment that respects and honors their health and dignity.

“Our integrated team understands the sensitivity of working within an occupied residential facility such as this one. We are truly looking forward to working with the owner and the residents of Abbiejean Russell Care Center to exceed all of their expectations,” said Richard McCree, Jr., CEO/President of McCree.