Sparta Home Health Administrator Cheryl Adams Wins Helen Heyrman Award
Cheryl Adams, home health administrator at Sparta Community Hospital recently received the 2018 Helen Heyrman Award for her outstanding leadership and contributions to advancing the Illinois home care industry.
Cheryl Adams, home health administrator at Sparta Community Hospital (Sparta, IL), recently received the 2018 Helen Heyrman Award presented by the Illinois HomeCare and Hospice Council. Recipients of the annual award are recognized for their outstanding leadership and contributions to advancing the Illinois home care industry.
Adams has been Administrator of Sparta’s hospital-based home health agency, At-Home Health Care, since its inception in 1996. She was previously awarded 2017 Telehealth honors for providing exceptional patient care in the home using telehealth technology. Under her direction, the agency has reduced acute care hospitalization rates and received patient satisfaction scores that place it within the top 10% of U.S agencies.
“I am extremely honored to accept the Helen Heyrman award,” said Adams. “I have such a strong connection to the communities that we serve, the people that I know firsthand and grew up around. My commitment is to these communities, and to ensuring their right to the quality, compassionate, and personalized care that they deserve.”
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