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On April 11, 2013, VNAA announced its 2013 National Award Winners at a ceremony in Weston, Florida during its 31st Annual Meeting. The following is a list of the honorees, along with videos providing biographical information and outlining some of the outstanding work each award recipient has provided for his or her organization and community.

Clinicians of the Year

Leleith Hill

Home Health Aide

Partners In Care, New York, NY

Darlene Cadigan, RN

Staff Nurse

VNA Health Group, Red Bank, NJ

Administrative Manager of the Year

Rhonda Combs

Senior VP

Christiana Care VNA, New Castle, DE

Program Manager of the Year

Mary Jean McKeveny

Director of New Program Development

Dominican Sisters Family Health Services, Ossining, NY

Agency Board Member Volunteer of the Year

Ila Cox


Home Health VNA, Lawrence, MA

Dick Anderton Mentor of the Year

James C. Summerfelt

President and CEO

Visiting Nurse Associationp, Omaha, NE