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Cottesmore nurse wins Life Care’s divisional President’s Award

Kathy Walner, a licensed practical nurse at Cottesmore of Life Care

On Aug. 24, 2015, Life Care Centers of America honored Kathy Walner, a licensed practical nurse at Cottesmore of Life Care in Gig Harbor, Washington, with one of two President’s Awards for its Northwest Division.

The honor, given during Life Care’s annual management meeting at its headquarters in Cleveland, Tennessee, recognizes distinguished service in a long-term health care management role.

Shannon Ryan named Director of Nursing of the Year

Shannon Ryan, director of nursing

Shannon Ryan, director of nursing at Cottesmore of Life Care in Gig Harbor, Washington, was named Life Care Centers of America’s Company-wide Director of Nursing of the Year on April 20, 2015. 

The award is given to the director of nursing who demonstrates outstanding qualities in several areas, including customer service ratings, staff development and successful state surveys.