Hershey Receives NDLTCA Caregiver Award

For immediate release                                                                                                                 April 28, 2021
 
Hershey Named NDLTCA Caregiver Award Winner
 
Rebecca Hershey, Heart of America Care Center DON and Hospice Director has been awarded the North Dakota Long Term Care Association Caregiver Award. The award recognizes employees who go above and beyond to substantially enhance the quality of life for residents in long term care facilities.
 
Over seven hundred nominations for the award we received by the NDLTCA with 4 award winners named. Hershey began working at the Heart of America Medical Center in June of 2007, and took over the position of Care Center Director of Nursing in December of 2019.
 
HAMC CEO, Erik Christenson, notes the significance of this award, “This award is one of the highest honors a care provider in a nursing facility can receive.  Becky is the epitome of long term care nursing.  She goes above and beyond for her residents and staff.  When difficulties present themselves she works ever harder to make sure excellent care is being provided.  I am so proud of Becky and honored to have her as a nurse leader in our facility.  Congratulations Becky, you deserve it!”