Activity Highlights

Congratulations to Ina Allen! Ina Allen was named a Top 10 Supportive Caregiver recipient after two rounds of judging.

“It is an honor to recognize Ina for providing quality care every day to her residents. She is just one of the many facilities and caregivers in our state that stand as an example of delivering quality care,” said KAHCF Board Chair Terry Skaggs. “This award is a testament to her dedication to her residents.”

“I am excited to see Ina recognized for her work and dedication to providing quality care to our residents,” said Administrator Lindsay Turner.

More than 700 long-term care providers met during the meeting, attending educational sessions on vital issues they are facing, such as staffing and emergency preparedness and other regulatory issues. In addition, more than 100 vendors exhibited during the Expo as well highlighting the latest innovations to providing quality care.

The week capped off with the Quality Awards Banquet with 75 awards handed out. The Association unveiled its new Best of Kentucky – Nursing and Rehabilitation Award honoring 21 Kentucky providers for outstanding care. The Top 10 Caregivers, Nurses and Supportive Care staff were also named with the Overall Winners as follows: Nursing: Adrene Commodore from Grand Haven Nursing and Rehab, Cynthiana; and Supportive Care: Dee Metcalfe, Superior Care Home, Paducah.


Established in 1954, the Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities (KAHCF) is a trade association that represents proprietary and nonproprietary long-term care facilities throughout the Commonwealth.

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