Thursday, October 17, 2013
Carroll Home Care and Carroll Hospice Staff Members Awarded for Outstanding Work
CONTACT: Simone Lindsay, 410-871-7121
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Westminster, Md. – (October 16, 2013) — Two exemplary staff members of Carroll Home Care and Carroll Hospice were recently honored for their outstanding work with prestigious awards from the Maryland National Capital Home Care Association (MNCHA).
Diane Link, R.N., executive director of Carroll Home Care and Carroll Hospice, was presented with the MNCHA’s Public Affairs Achievement Award for her extraordinary contribution to home care services through her public affairs and community outreach activities.
The award recognized Link for her exceptional work in educating state and federal legislators about the importance of hospice and home health services to the community and for her expert knowledge of the industry which has resulted in her being repeatedly cited in several home health community newsletters.
Jennifer Windesheim, R.N., manager of operations at Carroll Home Care, was presented with the MNCHA’s Malinowski Innovation Award for being instrumental in educating community providers on home health services. She was recognized for her hard work and innovation in educating hospital case management departments, long-term care departments and physician offices on new regulations for home health services and in helping to streamline the referral process.
“We are so excited to receive these awards because it is a recognition of all the hard work we do on a daily basis to promote home health, not only in our community, but statewide,” said Link.
Carroll Hospital Center is a nonprofit, acute care facility offering the latest in medical technology, experienced medical professionals in a variety of specialties and a continuum of programs and services to meet the needs of the community.
Photo caption: Top photo: Diane Link, R.N., executive director of Carroll Home Care and Carroll Hospice. Bottom photo: Jennifer Windesheim, R.N., manager of operations at Carroll Home Care.