Category Archives: Employees

Tami Temple named new health services director

Tami Temple was named health services director in February. Staff celebrated with a cake.

McFarland Center residents know Tami Temple for her caring smile and long list of questions.

As a Minimum Data Set coordinator, Tami assessed a patient’s need for care and developed personalized care plans.

For the past nine years, Tami worked with READ MORE

Residents’ lives enriched through activities

Residents have the choice of activities, outings and events

Life enrichment team members from left to right: Gladys Conner, Haury Place; Tim Clark, Utz House; Riley Rodriguez, Claassen House; Melinda Ebersole, Director of Life Enrichment and Alex Ramos, wellness director. We are in the process of hiring a new assistant for Anderson Place.

This month we’re celebrating the dedication and hard work of our life enrichment staff at Newton Presbyterian Manor. Nationwide, Activity Professionals Month is observed as a way to appreciate READ MORE

Employees to receive funds for education

From left, Riley Rodriguez, Carrie Lemke and Alanis Bishop.

Three Newton Presbyterian Manor employees will pursue additional education this fall thanks to awards from the employee education assistance program.

Alanis Bishop, CMA; Carrie Lemke, RN; and Riley Rodriguez, activities assistant, each will receive READ MORE

New wellness director seeks new ideas

Kaitlyn Hollaway, far right, joins Valerie Robbins, Melinda Ebersole and Sally Bender for our walking challenge this spring.

Kaitlyn Hollaway is ready to be a resource for anyone at Newton Presbyterian Manor who wants to improve his or her health and wellness. But as our new wellness director, Kaitlyn is also eager to hear from residents and staff about new classes or events READ MORE

Scholarships help employees advance their education

Employee committee members Ashley Sassi, Alanis Bishop, Dannica Avendano and Jodi Huntley share some of the hand-decorated treats that the committee created for an end-of-summer employee celebration. Ashley, Dannica and Jodi have all benefited from the Employee Education Assistance Fund.

Employee committee members Ashley Sassi, Alanis Bishop, Dannica Avendano and Jodi Huntley share some of the hand-decorated treats that the committee created for an end-of-summer employee celebration. Ashley, Dannica and Jodi have all benefited from the Employee Education Assistance Fund.

Three Newton Presbyterian Manor employees have received scholarships from the Employee Education Assistance Fund, continuing a long and strong tradition among our staff members of continuing education.

Executive Director Marc Kessinger said Presbyterian READ MORE