Basking Ridge, NJ (PRWEB) August 28, 2014
Gail Bechtold, RN, of Basking Ridge, NJ, has been selected as the 2014 Home Care & Hospice Nurse of the Year from New Jersey. The annual Nurse of the Year Recognition Program, presented by National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) and Home Healthcare Nurses Association (HHNA), spotlights the nation’s top 50 home care and hospice nurses. Honorees were selected from thousands of nominees received from agencies nationwide.
“With her outstanding professionalism, superb clinical skills and limitless compassion, Gail is the embodiment of a true home health nurse,” said Judy Adamcsik, RN, MSN, Director of Professional Services at the VNA. “Through her respectful and thoughtful care, she makes a difference in the lives of her patients by helping them remain happier and healthier at home. At the VNA, we feel fortunate that she has chosen to be a member of our care team for the past six years.”
About VNA of Somerset Hills
The Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills and its subsidiaries provide individuals and families with comprehensive, high quality, cost-effective home and community healthcare services, regardless of ability to pay, using partnerships where appropriate. The VNA is a charitable, tax-exempt home health agency and hospice certified by Medicare, accredited by the Community Health Accreditation Program and licensed by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services.