Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) are important providers of frontline care to residents in skilled nursing centers and assisted living communities. We wanted to to celebrate them as an extension of Certified Nursing Assistant Week — June 17-24, 2021 with our 2021 StoneGate CNA Best in Class contest to identify the 2020 CNA of the Year.
The deadline for submissions was June 5, 2021. Three winners were chosen for each region as well as one corporate-wide winner. Winners were announced during a corporate-wide Zoom event. There were two new awards for this year were:
- People’s Choice Award
- Community Service Award
We sought out nominees that perform their job at the highest level of competency, demonstrating great communication skills, job knowledge, keen observation, flexibility, patience, emotional stability, physical strength, attention to detail, compassion, empathy, respect, optimism, and determination.
Residents, essential caregivers, and colleagues were asked to send us an or to complete an online to nominate a CNA that regularly exemplifies the highest standards of the profession. Many of nominations included pictures and videos with complimentary notes of what made their nominee special!
A special recording of the July 1, 2021 show is featured below.
StoneGate Senior Living, LLC provides support services to senior living and care properties that offer skilled health care, assisted living, memory support and independent living at locations in Texas, Oklahoma, and Colorado.
Annually, we host the StoneGate Facility Awards Ceremony to review our challenges and celebrate our victories during the prior fiscal year. A special recording of the July 1, 2021, show is featured below.