The Arkansas Health Care Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization that offers continuing education to long term care professionals in Arkansas. The purpose of the Foundation is to ensure that today’s caregivers are knowledgeable and prepared to provide the best care possible to our residents.
The Caregiver Awards Gala is a special time when we recognize the exceptional caregivers who work in long term care facilities in Arkansas.
The deadline to submit nominations for the 2017 Caregiver Awards is September 30, 2017.
Nominations may be submitted for the following award categories:
- Administrator of the Year
- C.N.A. of the Year
- Dietary Team Member of the Year
- D.O.N. of the Year
- Nurse of the Year
- Team Member of the Year
- Assisted Living Team Member of the Year
- Environmental Services Team Member of the Year
- Emergency Preparedness Champion of the Year
- Youth Volunteer of the Year
- Group Volunteer of the Year
- Adult Volunteer of the Year
2017 Caregiver Award recipients will be recognized at Fall Conference in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Note: All submissions must be accompanied by the nomination form (included in Caregiver Awards Booklet).
For questions, please contact Cat Hamilton at firstname.lastname@example.org or (501) 374-4422.
2016 Caregiver Award Recipients
Administrator of the Year
Joann Hall - The Crossing at Riverside Health and Rehabilitation
Dr. Virginia Vollmer Certified Nursing Assistant of the Year
Shannon Pachokas - Creekside Health and Rehab
Terri Hardy - Johnson County Health and Rehab
Latoya Jones - Russellville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Erma Smith - West Memphis Health and Rehab
Kathrina Bennett - Greene Acres Nursing Home
Brandye Adkins - Harrison Rehabilitation and Health Rehab
Dietary Team Member of the Year
Grace Redden - The Green House Cottages of Belle Meade
Director of Nursing of the Year
Angela Durham - Pleasant Manor Nursing and Rehab
Nurse of the Yeaer
Kim Wilcox - Methodist Health and Rehab
Senator Percy Malone Team Member of the Year
B.J. Proksch - Pleasant Manor Nursing and Rehab
Youth Volunteer of the Year
Kaden Thacker - The Green House Cottages of Belle Meade
Group Volunteer of the Year
Monday Night Singers - Magnolia Health and Rehab
Adult Volunteer of the Year
Marlo Magers - Atkins Nursing and Rehabilitation Center