BRADENTON, Fla., April 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kera Literal, Director of Nursing Services at Greenbriar Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, received the Nurse Administrator of the Year Award from the Florida Association of Directors of Nursing Administration (FADONA) for her contributions to nursing within and outside Greenbriar, and her passion for mentorship and development of her staff.
"Kera consistently models the behaviors she desires in her team – exceptional clinical care, compassion and respect," Charlene Peters, Vice President of Clinical Operations for the Greystone Health Network, wrote in her recommendation letter. "She is one of the most dedicated nurses I have met," Ms. Peters observed.
The award was presented to Kera at the 29th Florida Association of Directors of Nursing Annual Convention and Trade Show.
Kera's eight years of tenure with the Greystone Health Network include serving as a floor nurse, clinical educator and unit manager before earning her promotion to director of nursing services. Last year, she assisted Greenbriar Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in achieving distinction as an American Health Care Association Silver Quality Award recipient, presented to just four percent of Florida's skilled nursing centers.
The FADONA Nurse Administrator of the Year is selected based on demonstrated dependability, clinical outcomes and commitment to quality care. The award criteria include a profound impact on associate retention and engagement, community involvement and sustained improvement for the skilled nursing center.
About Greystone Health Network
The Greystone Health Network, headquartered in Tampa, FL manages more than 45 skilled nursing and assisted living communities, home health, private duty and hospice care services throughout Florida and Ohio. Greystone is committed to exceptional patient experiences. www.greystonehealth.com
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