Rockville, MD (PRWEB) March 14, 2011
Dorland Health, a division of Access Intelligence, announced the winners of the first annual Dorland Health Silver Crown Awards, an awards program that honors excellence and dedication among industry-leading organizations who provide exceptional services, products, and information to the over 55 community, as well as recognizes individual healthcare professionals who achieve great success working with the senior population..
The winners in over 20 categories were announced at an Awards Luncheon at the Venetian Hotel, Las Vegas. Winners and honorable mentions represent healthcare’s diverse spectrum of programs and services offered to the senior community. Top home health agencies, hospice and palliative care companies, shelter/crisis facilities, rehabilitation facilities, as well as skilled nursing facilities were recognized for their exceptional services. Top senior-specific programs in the areas of Aging in Place, Alzheimer’s Care, Case/Care Management, Medicare Advantage Program, and Fall Prevention were announced. Additionally, leading healthcare professionals were selected as winners in the categories of Clinical Nurse, Facility Director, Assisted Living/Nursing Home, Geriatric Care Manager, Geriatrician, Home Health Aide, Patient Advocate, and Social Worker. For a complete list of categories and winners go http://www.dorlandhealth.com/silver-crown-awards/2011-finalists/.
The Silver Crown Awards luncheon featured an insightful keynote presentation from Dr. Eric C. Rackow, president and CEO of SeniorBridge who outlined how healthcare will change over the next decade as baby boomers age, and described innovative models of senior care that are lowering costs and improving quality.
Winners were brought to the stage to receive a crystal award, and both finalists and winners are profiled in the March/April issue of Case In Point magazine and recognized on http://www.dorlandhealth.com. A digital issue of Case In Point magazine can be downloaded at. http://accessintelligence.imirus.com/Mpowered/book/vcip11/i2/p1
About Dorland Health
Dorland Health, an Access Intelligence, LLC Company, is a leading publisher and media company providing education, training, tools, information resources, guidance and practical advice for practitioners and specialists in the healthcare field. Dorland Health services include the Professional Patient Advocate Institute, Case In Point, Case In Point Weekly, OR Manager, Patient Advocate Report, industry-specific resource directories and reports, conferences and events, webinars, award programs, special reports, and offers continuing education credit.