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Community Hospital Corporation Announces 2015 Dan Wilford Award Winner: Bobby Huskey


Plano, Texas (July 9, 2015) – Community Hospital Corporation (CHC) is proud to announce the winner of the 2015 Dan Wilford Award for Compassion and Community Service. Bobby Huskey is a certified nursing assistant at Carolinas ContinueCARE Hospital at Kings Mountain, located in Kings Mountain, NC. He is recognized as an outstanding individual who demonstrates extraordinary care, compassion and concern for the health and welfare of his community.

 

The award is named for Dan Wilford who retired in 2002 as president and CEO of Memorial Hermann Healthcare System in Houston and was a founding board member of CHC.

 

“It is my pleasure to present the Dan Wilford Award to Bobby,” says Michael D. Williams, CHC president and CEO. “Through his service to the community and hospital, he shows remarkable concern for the welfare and happiness of patients and the community as a whole.”

 

Huskey joined the hospital in 2002. Colleagues who nominated him say he is very devoted to patients, staff and the community. Co-workers recognize the extra attention, time and encouragement he provides to help patients improve, and say that ‘patient-centered care’ comes naturally to him. He is complimented often by both patients and family members for the quality care and special touches he provides – such as picking up a special breakfast for a patient on his way to work. Huskey is also known for fostering a family atmosphere and cheer throughout the hospital, and often rallies staff for a celebration or holiday meal.

 

CHC will recognize Huskey and present him with a Waterford crystal bowl, $500 gift card, and a framed certificate of appreciation in Kings Mountain on July 15, 2015.

 

About Carolinas ContinueCARE Hospital at Kings Mountain

Carolinas ContinueCARE Hospital at Kings Mountain opened in March of 2014 as a 28-bed Long Term Acute Care Hospital located on the 2nd floor of our host hospital, Kings Mountain Hospital. The hospital enjoys the best of both worlds by having a relationship with a 102-bed hospital and the Carolinas HealthCare System, yet maintains a small hospital atmosphere. Employees are a dedicated team who work together delivering the best possible care for patients. To learn more, please visit www.continuecare.org/kings-mountain.

 

Community Hospital Corporation – HELP WHERE HOSPITALS NEED IT® 

Community Hospital Corporation owns, manages and consults with hospitals through three distinct organizations – CHC Hospitals, CHC Consulting and CHC ContinueCARE, which share a common purpose to guide, support and enhance the mission of community hospitals and healthcare providers. Based in Plano, Texas, CHC provides the resources and experience community hospitals need to improve quality outcomes, patient satisfaction and financial performance. For more information about CHC, please visit www.communityhospitalcorp.com.

 

 

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