Nominations Sought for Excellence Awards

The Home Care Association of New England is seeking nominees for the Home Care Service Award, the Maryellen LaRoche Public Policy Award and the Maryellen LaRoche Nursing Scholarship. The awards will be presented at the HCANH/NHHPCO Annual Meeting on June 13, 2014.   The National Association of Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) and the Home Health Nurses Association are also seeking nominees from each state for America’s Top Nurses in Home Care and Hospice. Click here for details.

Nominations are open for the 16th Annual Schwartz Center Compassionate Caregiver Award. This prestigious award recognizes healthcare providers in New England who display extraordinary compassion in caring for patients. The recipient will receive $5,000, and four finalists will receive $1,000 each. Nominations are due May 9, 2014. The Schwartz Center will honor the award recipient and four finalists at its annual Kenneth B. Schwartz Center Compassionate Healthcare Dinner on November 20, 2014, at the Boston Convention Center. Wouldn’t it be great to have a home care or hospice provider win this award?