08 Jun 2013 Nurse Administrator of the Year honored
Terry Karfonta, director of Patient Services for Morton Plant Rehabilitation Center in Belleair, was named 2013 Nurse Administrator of the Year by the Florida Health Care Association.
The event took place at the association’s annual Nurse Leadership Program May 29-31 at the Loews Don CeSar Hotel on St. Pete Beach. More than 200 long term care nurses and health care professionals attended.
FHCA’s 2013 Long Term Care Excellence in Nursing Awards, which honor recipients for making outstanding contributions in caring for Florida’s elderly and/or citizens with disabilities, recognized Karfonta for her efforts to improve quality outcomes in nursing home resident care, for her professional excellence and her enthusiasm to promote long term care nursing as a specialty.