Posts By: boconnor

CCR Director of Nutritional Services Featured by National Food Service Provider

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“A Dozen Reasons to Serve: Nutrition Services Notch it Up at Twelve Long Term Care and Rehab Facilities Featuring: Joanne M. Genest, RD, Director of Nutrition Services, CCR, Virginia. The Challenge: As the first director of nutrition services hired at long term care and rehab corporation CCR in 2011, Genest was immediately tasked with enhancing the… Read more »

CCR Employee in Abingdon Among Recipients Awarded Nursing Scholarship

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The Commonwealth Long Term Care Foundation Awards 36 Regirer Nurse Scholarships Abingdon Health & Rehab Center associate among recipients awarded nursing scholarship  Ms. Kristi Mason, a Certified Nursing Assistant at Abingdon Health & Rehab Center is a recipient of this year’s Regirer Nurse Scholarship.  She plans to further her education to become a Licensed Practical Nurse. … Read more »

CCR Welcomes New Chief Financial Officer

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CCR (Commonwealth Care of Roanoke) Welcomes New Chief Financial Officer  CCR (Commonwealth Care of Roanoke) is pleased to announce new chief financial officer Stan A. Huffman. Stan A. Huffman is the new Chief Financial Officer of CCR. Stan has experience as both a Chief Executive Officer and a Chief Financial Officer with providers of nursing… Read more »

First female leader of Virginia Tech board takes the reins (CCR Chairman & CEO Deborah Petrine)

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Image: Roanoke Times “The first female rector of Virginia Tech’s Board of Visitors, who is set to take her seat on Tuesday, worked her way through the university in the 1970s as a typist and secretary, and went on to own a multimillion-dollar health care company in Roanoke.   Debbie Petrine, a native of the… Read more »

CCR Center in Pennington Gap Receives Bronze National Quality Award from American Health Care Association

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Lee Health & Rehab Center Receives Bronze National Quality Award  – Pennington Gap, Virginia center recognized by national program for commitment to quality care –  (Pennington Gap, Virginia) – Lee Health & Rehab Center has been recognized as a 2014 recipient of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award for its dedication to improving the lives of residents through quality care…. Read more »

National Nursing Assistants Week

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Today kicks off National Nursing Assistants Week (June 12 – 19, 2014). Nursing assistants are key players in the lives of the people in their daily care and each nursing assistant is called to create an environment of caring for the residents. The annual observance of Nurse Assistants Week is a special time to celebrate… Read more »

CCR Chairman & CEO Elected as First Female Rector at Virginia Tech

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“The board … elected the first female rector in Tech history Monday. Deborah Petrine, a Roanoke businesswoman and Tech alumna, has over the past year served as the board’s vice rector. She was appointed to the board in 2011, and her term expires next year. She replaces Rector Mike Quillen, whose board appointment expires this… Read more »

CCR Center in Reston Receives Bronze National Quality Award from American Health Care Association

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Cameron Glen Health & Rehab Center Receives Bronze National Quality Award  – Reston, Virginia center recognized by national program for commitment to quality care –  (Reston, Virginia) – Cameron Glen Health & Rehab Center has been recognized as a 2014 recipient of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award for its dedication to improving the lives of residents through quality care…. Read more »

CCR Center in Radford Receives Bronze National Quality Award from American Health Care Association

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Radford Health & Rehab Center Receives Bronze National Quality Award  — Radford, Virginia center recognized by national program for commitment to quality care —  (Radford, Virginia) – Radford Health & Rehab Center has been recognized as a 2014 recipient of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award for its dedication to improving the lives of residents… Read more »