Community employee wins state healthcare award

Published on April 27, 2017 by Michelle Honey

Longview, Wash., April 25, 2017 –

Community Home Health & Hospice (Community) is proud to announce that Administrative Manager, Cari Clizbe won Support Staff of the year at the 24th Annual Home Care Association of Washington (HCAW) Awards Conference.

The annual awards recognize individuals who share a high level of dedication to their profession and community. Award winners are honored for meeting personal and industry-related challenges with vision and positive energy, tirelessly advocating for their agencies, patients and colleagues.

In her role as Administrative Manager at Community, Cari acts as the Executive Assistant to CEO, Greg Pang and also oversees Community’s buildings, grounds, facilities, housekeeping, maintenance, DME delivery, and telephone and physical reception. Since her start with the agency in April 2013, Cari has created a stellar reputation; collaborative, fun, responsive and professional.

Community President & CEO Greg Pang states, “Cari is always willing to go above and beyond, put in extra time, and she really doesn’t consider taking any credit for her excellent work.  She takes pride in a job well done and puts others in the limelight, particularly always commending her staff.  She lightens our work life and creates a positive atmosphere wherever she goes.  Cari is such an amazing employee, and Community is so fortunate to have such a positive contributor to our agency’s mission!  She is so deserving of HCAW’s Support Staff of the Year award.”

About Home Care Association of Washington

The Home Care Association of Washington is a statewide association of home healthcare providers who are committed to professional support for their clients as well as providing opportunities to build community with colleagues and healthcare partners; to promote the industry through local, state and federal advocacy; and to assure members are the most technically qualified by providing access to education and information on trends in home care service delivery and technology.

About Community Home Health & Hospice

An independent, community-based nonprofit agency, Community Home Health & Hospice (Community) has served the healthcare needs of Washington and Oregon families since 1977. Every day, Community delivers care to more than 600 people where they live through home care personal services, home health, hospice and bereavement services in the following four counties: Clark, Cowlitz, and Wahkiakum in Washington, and Columbia in Oregon. We foster clinical excellence for which we have received recognition since 2008 as a HomeCare Elite top agency. Community supports the healthcare and independent living goals of each patient and their loved ones by delivering the highest quality, compassionate and dignified care to individuals in their chosen place of residence. Visit Community on the web at www.chhh.org.

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