Loncto Named VA Program Manager

NORTHAMPTON — Elvira A. Loncto, BSN, MSN, nurse manager of the inpatient acute psychiatric unit at the Northampton VA Medical Center in Leeds, has been appointed as the program manager of Nursing at the facility.


Prior to coming to the VA, Loncto’s experience included positions as an independent contractor at Nation’s Care Link, vice president for psychiatric services at Valley Geriatric Service, nursing director for the psychiatric program at New England Geriatrics, and at New Boston Nursing Center in Sandisfield.

She also was a clinical instructor at American International College of Nursing, responsible for assisting with design of courses.