Staff Recognition

VNA Home Health has a long standing commitment to engage the most dedicated and talented staff, and our employees longevity is a testament to that commitment. Each year our employees are recognized at a company-wide event for their years of service, in addition to presenting two exemplary employees with the “New Employee Award” and the “Grace Award” for the Employee of Excellence.

2014 Service Awards – 15 honorees were recognized for a total of 45 years of service.

Claire Baker RN, 40 years of service
Claire Baker RN, 40 years of service

40 years
Claire Baker RN

30 Years
Judy Ceremuga RN
Diane Davies RN

25 Years
Caryl Kane RN

20 Years
Nick Natale MSW

15 Years
Patrice Boucher HHA
Roxanne Ramlall MSW

10 Years
Christina Connors Sr HHA
Sue Hala PT
Deb Oropallo LPN
Gail Skapis-Hurwitz SLP

5 Years
Sharon Higgins RN
Maritza Lopez Accounts Payable
Karen Smith Database Specialist

New Employee of the Year – Patrice Lawrence

Susan Larman, VNA CEO; Patrice Lawrence, 2014 New Employee Award Recipient; Anders Thompson, VNA Board Chairman
Susan Larman, VNA CEO; Patrice Lawrence, 2014 New Employee Award Recipient; Anders Thompson, VNA Board Chairman

 

“Grace Award” Employee of Excellence – Lura Correia

Sue Larman, VNA CEO; Lura Correia, “Grace Award” recipient; Grace Roznowski, Anders Thompson, VNA Board Chairman.
Sue Larman, VNA CEO; Lura Correia, “Grace Award” recipient; Grace Roznowski, Anders Thompson, VNA Board Chairman.

 

This “Grace Award” is named in honor of Grace Roznowski, a retired VNA Home Health nursing supervisor and tireless volunteer who has inspired many with her lifelong commitment and mission to assist vulnerable individuals in need.