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Nicolet College - Area caregivers honored for superior workplace performance


 

Area caregivers honored
for superior workplace performance

Feb. 24, 2012

Caregiver Conference

Seven area health care employees were recently honored by the Northern Wisconsin Long Term Care Workforce Network for superior job performance at the recent 6th Annual Direct Caregivers Conference in Rhinelander.

The honorees recognized for standout performance were, left to right, starting second from left, Kim Thimm, Star Performer, Ministry Home Care – Hospice; Linda Cole, Caregiver Excellence, A' la Carte Care; Cheryl Evans, Star Performer, A' la Carte Care; Gina Kurth, Caregiver Excellence, Cumberland Heights; Karren DeWitt, Star Performer, A' la Carte Care; Erin Brown, Caregiver Excellence, Nu-Roc Community Healthcare; and Vicky Walker, Star Performer, Grace Lodge.

The honorees are pictured here with Sandy Bishop, far left, Nicolet College director of Workforce and Economic Development; and Tina Zimmermann, far right, chair of the Northern Wisconsin Long Term Care Workforce Network.

The Annual Direct Caregiver Conference was sponsored by Nicolet College and the Northern Wisconsin Long Term Care Workforce Network.

Other sponsors included a' la Carte Care, Alzheimer's Association, Aspirus VNA Home Health, Cumberland Heights, Friendly Village & Taylor Park, Golden Living Centers, Grace Lodge, Kindred Healthcare, Milestone Senior Living, Ministry Home Care, Northern Highland AHEC, and Rhinelander Family Dentistry.