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40 Crosby Street
Milford , NH 03055-4707

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Local woman wins nursing award
9/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

During the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination 2013 Annual Conference, AANAC presented its annual national awards and scholarships to long-term care professionals recognized for outstanding leadership and promoting person-centered care in skilled nursing facilities across the nation.

Virginia Hopkins, of Genesis Crestwood Center MDS coordinator/clinical case manager, was the 2013 recipient of the Nurse Assessment Coordinator of the Year award.

To win this award, Hopkins has excelled herself in activities that improve person-centered care, educate and involve the interdisciplinary team members, direct care staff or the resident in the MDS/care plan process, and promote long-term care, including person-centered principle in the community at large.


The American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to supporting long-term care professionals who provide quality care for nursing home residents across the nation. AANAC was founded in 1999 and has earned the reputation as the premier resource and network for long-term care professionals involved in the RAI/MDS process. Now, with more than 14,000 members, AANAC is committed to the success of the entire interdisciplinary team and delivers accurate and timely information, educational opportunities, advocacy in legislation and a peer-community of support.

In addition to the awards, AANAC also presented a variety of scholarships designed to provide assistance to those who are committed to improving resident care through increased education, professional development and financial assistance.

For more information about Crestwood Center, please contact James Sullivan at 673-7061 or via email to Crestwood Center is at 40 Crosby St., Milford.

About Genesis

Genesis HealthCare is one of the nation’s largest skilled nursing care providers with more than 400 skilled nursing centers and assisted living residences in 29 states nationwide.

Genesis also supplies rehabilitation therapy to more than 1,500 healthcare providers in 45 states and the District of Columbia. Visit the website at