Rockville, MD (PRWEB) February 8, 2011
On March 8th, The Silver Crown Awards will honor industry-leading organizations like assisted living facilities and home health agencies, as well as individual practitioners across a range of disciplines like geriatric care managers, discharge planners, facility directors, hospice and palliative care professionals. Silver Crown finalists are individuals recognized for their achievements in outcomes production, overall provision of care, and reducing healthcare costs within their organizations, while maintaining or achieving better outcomes.
The Dorland Health Silver Crown awards recognize healthcare organizations and individuals who provide innovative and creative services, products and information across the care continuum to the senior population. After independent judging, over 80 finalists were named for their outstanding contribution to the adult and senior community in categories such as Alzheimer's Care, Case/Care Management Program, Clinical Nurse, Facility Director, Assisted Living/Nursing Home, Fall Prevention Program, Geriatric Care Manager, Geriatrician, Home Health Agency (medical), Home Health Agency (non-medical), Home Health Aide, Hospice/Palliative Care Company, Medicare Advantage Program, Skilled Nursing Facility, Social Worker and others. A comprehensive list of categories and the finalists for each category can be found here http://www.dorlandhealth.com/silver-crown-awards/2011-finalists/
The Silver Crown Awards luncheon will recognize the top organizations and professionals providing exceptional healthcare services, products and information to the senior population. Awards finalists will be honored and winners will be announced at this exciting affair. The luncheon takes place in the midst of the Care Coordination Summit, a daylong event focusing on best practices across the interdisciplinary team, and features an insightful keynote presentation from Dr. Eric C. Rackow, president and CEO of SeniorBridge.
The Dorland Health Care Coordination Summit, will convene thought leaders who will address the current upheaval in care coordination and what changes are taking place now, and what changes care coordinators can anticipate. The Care Coordination Summit provides the perfect complimentary venue to the Silver Crown Awards event, providing a day of overall education, networking and celebration. Those who wish to attend can participate in the Silver Crown Awards luncheon exclusively or attend the Care Coordination Summit which will include as part of its fee the Silver Crown Awards Luncheon.
The March issue of Case In Point magazine will profile the winners and honorable mentions and provide coverage of the Silver Crown Event and The Care Coordination Summit.
For more information about the Silver Crown Awards Luncheon, please visit
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