September 8th Deadline Extended to September 15th
Don’t miss this EXCELLENT opportunity to provide positive recognition to your facility and staff though the THCA Awards Program!
THCA 2017 Awards & Scholarship Facility Tool Kit
Visit the 2017 THCA Awards Tool Kit page where detailed information and items are provided to assist communities to encourage nomination participation by Staff, Residents’ Family Members and your Business Partners for the following Awards:
- Outstanding Administrator
- Outstanding Assisted Living Administrator
- Ombudsman of the Year
- PIE Media Relations Award
- PIE Community Education Award
- DON of the Year
- Nurse of the Year (per region)
- Nurse Aide of the Year (per region)
- Nursing Scholarships (for CMA, LVN, RN & Advanced Degree)
Nominations are due to THCA on or before September 8th! September 15th
Award recipients will be recognized at the 2017 THCA Annual
Convention & Trade Show in Houston, Texas, November 6-9, 2017.
Announcing THCA’s 2017 Convention Platinum Sponsor!
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CLICK HERE to View a Complete List of THCA Associate Business Members registered to meet you at Convention this Year!
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September Healthcare Observances
Month of September: National Preparedness Month
To educate the public about how to prepare for emergencies, including national disasters, mass casualties, biological and chemical threats, radiation emergencies, and terrorist attacks Organized by: the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Main Line: (800)-621-FEMA Website: www.fema.gov
September 10: National Grandparents Day
Since 1978, this day has recognized and celebrated both paternal and maternal grandparents Website: www.grandparents-day.com/
September 10-16: National Assisted Living Week®
Since 1995, this week has provided a unique opportunity for residents, families, staff, volunteers, and the surrounding community to come together to organize activities and events that honor assisted living residents Organized by: the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) Address: 1201 L St. NW, Washington, DC 20005 Main Line: (202)-842-4444 Website: www.ahcancal.org/ncal
September 17-23: National Rehabilitation Awareness Week
To educate the masses about the benefits and impact of rehabilitation Organized by: the National Rehabilitation Awareness Foundation Address: 100 Abington Executive Park, Clarks Summit, PA 18411 Main Line: 800-943-NRAF Website: www.nraf-rehabnet.org