Winfree Wins Top Honor for NHC
MURFREESBORO, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- National HealthCare Corporation (NYSE Amex: NHC)(NYSE Amex: NHC.PRA), one of the nations leading operators of senior care services, announced today that Buckley Winfree, administrator of AdamsPlace in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, is National HealthCare Corporations Administrator of the Year.
The award is the highest honor an administrator for NHC can receive. Winfree competed with over 70 other administrators in 10 states for the award. NHCs Administrator of the Year Award is presented to the administrator who meets NHCs highest standards in patient support, safety, rehabilitation and nursing care, low employee turnover and budget performance.
Our success is a result of the dedication and hard work of everyone on our team. It is truly a privilege to work with so many people who go out of their way everyday to ensure our patients receive the best clinical and rehabilitative care as well as ensuring that they receive a level of service that exceeds their expectations. I look forward to sharing this recognition with everyone on our team, said Winfree.
In addition, AdamsPlace received NHC's Five Star Excellence Certification. Five Star Excellence Certification is the premium category for operational performance for NHC. It recognizes the outstanding services provided by the center's staff and publicly recognizes the center and the staff as one of NHCs best.
AdamsPlace is a continuing care retirement community located at 1927 Memorial Blvd. in Murfreesboro, Tennessee which offers four levels of care on one campus. These services include retirement living, assisted living, skilled rehabilitative services, and continuing care. More information about AdamsPlace can be found at www.adamsplace.org.
NHC affiliates operate for themselves and third parties 75 long-term health care centers with 9,450 beds. NHC affiliates also operate 37 homecare programs, six independent living centers and 17 assisted living communities. NHCs other services include Alzheimers units, long-term care pharmacies, hospice, a rehabilitation services company, and providing management and accounting services to third parties. Other information about the company can be found on our web site at www.nhccare.com.
National HealthCare Corporation (NHC)
Gerald Coggin, 615-890-2020
Sr. VP of Corporate Relations
Source: National HealthCare CorporationCopyright Business Wire 2012