RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The North Carolina Health Care Facilities Association (NCHCFA) announced this week the 2015 Fabulous Fifty winners. The Fabulous Fifty awards program began in 2001 to recognize the outstanding contributions and commitment of all front-line staff to quality patient care in North Carolina skilled nursing centers.
The state is divided into five districts, and ten winners were announced from each. Of the fifty total winners, four PruittHealth employed partners were recognized, including Rebecca Woazeah of North Carolina State Veterans Home – Salisbury, Kimberly Alston of PruittHealth – Raleigh, Sharon Gay of PruittHealth – Raleigh, and Tracy Morgan of The Oaks at Whitaker Glen – Mayview.
"I am thrilled that four of our North Carolina partners have been awarded with this prestigious honor. This recognition is well-deserved, and I am truly proud of their commitment to quality patient care," said Neil L. Pruitt, Jr., Chairman & CEO of PruittHealth.
In the coming months, one overall winner from each district will be selected as caregiver of the year, and these five winners will be announced at the annual NCHCFA convention in February 2016.
Since 1969, PruittHealth has been a family-owned organization committed to the care of patients in our communities. We provide a seamless network of post-acute care services and resources, offering skilled nursing care, home health care, end-of-life hospice care, rehabilitation, and pharmacy/infusion services across the Southeast. Our organization is well known for its holistic model of care, as well as its proactive performance improvement programs, and its continuous commitment to caring and to quality. We serve communities across more than 170 provider locations throughout Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. The PruittHealth seamless care network ensures that on any given day, our 24,000 patients are cared for by PruittHealth's 16,000 employed partners. Our highly-trained staff and commitment to providing each patient and their family with the level of care and dignity we would expect for our own loved ones are why PruittHealth has remained a leader in healthcare for more than 45 years. For more information please visit: www.PruittHealth.com.