FRANKLIN, Tennessee – A woman from West Tennessee was honored by the Tennessee Health Care Association.

According to a press release, THCA named AHC West Tennessee Transitional Care Activity Director Sheila Willis as Activity Coordinators of Tennessee Member of the Year.

“Sheila prioritizes person-centered care and intends the resident’s stay to be as ‘at home’ as possible,” said Justin Broadway, the administrator of AHC West Tennessee Transitional Care for providing patient-centered care. She is selfless and plans night and weekend activities so families can be involved. “

The press release said Willis started a cooking class, made meals from scratch, and laid out a garden for her patients.

Five more awards were given to the AHC community this year.

The publication says:

  • AHC Crestview’s Latosha Taylor has been named a Director of the Nursing Association of the Year.
  • AHC Cumberland received the Innovative Program Award for their backpack program.
  • AHC Decatur County’s Kyle Smith received the Professional Service Award.
  • Joseph Hill of AHC Decatur County received the Caregiver of the Year Award for the Jackson County.
  • AHC Lewis County received the Group Volunteer Award for Mable and Friends.

You can find more information about the Tennessee Health Care Association here.

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