The Indiana County Health Care Careers Consortium recently held their 12th Annual Health Care Consortium Recognition ceremony on May 11th at the Indiana Country Club, Indiana, PA. Kim Cobaugh, NHA, RN, from a senior community affiliate was one of the recipient’s recognized.
Kim has dedicated 20 years of professional nursing and nursing home administration career to those served at her community. Under Kim’s leadership, and in conjunction with her dedicated team, the facility has consecutively and consistently achieved a Five Star rating status as determined by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Kim has served in multiple leadership roles supporting Indiana County’s Health Care Consortium directly impacting the recruitment, retention and high quality training to all in direct care. In addition, Kim also serves as an integral board member of the Nursing Home Administrator Licensing Board and as President of the PA Association of County Affiliated Homes.
An evening Award Ceremony was held during Affinity Days retreat at Bedford Springs Resort. “This was a time to recognize and celebrate the many accomplishments that these communities have achieved over the past year,” shares Denise McQuown-Hatter, CEO and President of Affinity Health Services. The 2016 Affinity Cup was awarded to The Williamsport Home, a CCRC located in Williamsport, PA.
Senior Community affiliate receiving an award at ceremony.
Prize drawings were held before closing remarks, many who attended won fantastic gifts!
Guest Speaker – Nick Stupakis, Director of Post Acute Care at Allegheny
Affinity Health Service recently held a retreat at Bedford Springs Resort with their affiliated senior communities. This two-day retreat had a full agenda that consisted of an array of presenters who focused on the changes taking place and the future direction in the health care industry.
Guests had the opportunity to hear valuable presentations from Nick Stupakis, Director of Post Acute Care from Allegheny Health Network sharing on narrowing the network and the Comprehensive Joint Replacement Bundle, Kelly Andrisano, Executive Director of PACAH providing an overview of the MLTSS forthcoming in PA, and Shelia Capitosti, Vice President of Clinical and Compliance Services from Functional Pathways, who provided insight to the impact occurring in the rehab services in the industry.