Navigation Links
Caregivers are Honored as CVS/pharmacy Announces Winners of the 'For All the Ways You Care' Contest
Date:3/3/2008

for infants and elderly, family and strangers. What is common among them is a selflessness and dedication to others."
Nine Finalists in the contest received a cash prize of $10,000:

-- Wendi Baron-Willette of Shrewsbury, Massachusetts

-- Gina Ervay of Andover, Kansas

-- Karolyn Gentry of Fruitland, Idaho

-- Mary Beth Lenzini of Palmyra, Missouri (prize donated to April Phillips

Longwell Scholarship at the Palmyra R-1 School System)

-- Lisa Lester of Ellisville, Missouri

-- Alicia Mixson of Williston, Florida

-- Charles Muller of Rensselaer, New York

-- Christina Maria Renga of Morristown, New Jersey

-- Rhonda Marie St. Louis of Gilbert, Arizona

Denise Waller, a CVS/pharmacy pharmacy technician from Fries, VA was also named a winner in a similar For All The Ways You Care contest for employees.

The For All The Ways You Care contest winners were selected by an esteemed panel of women supporting the For All The Ways You Care campaign: Lee Woodruff, author and the wife of ABC News Correspondent and Anchor Bob Woodruff; Alma Powell, chair of America's Promise Alliance and wife of Colin Powell; women's health experts Dr. Donnica Moore and Dr. Alice Domar; and Ladies' Home Journal Editor-in-Chief, Diane Salvatore.

"For All The Ways You Care celebrates caregivers of all kinds and it's been very rewarding for me to have played an integral role in the campaign," said Woodruff. "My fellow panelists and I were touched and inspired by the many stories of caring we reviewed. It was a challenge to select just one as the winner but we are delighted to see all of these caregivers honored today."

Here are their stories:

Wendi Baron-Willette (Shrewsbury, MA) -- According to Wendi's husband Keith, she is the most caring person he knows who inspires everyone she meets. At age 26, Wendi gave birth to a son with Down syndrome and has been an extraordinary caregiver for the past 16 y
'/>"/>

SOURCE CVS/pharmacy
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related medicine news :

1. New Social Networking Website Connects Patients and Caregivers
2. American Cancer Society honors exemplary cancer caregivers
3. Interactive Teleconference on Inflammatory Bowel Disease for Patients, Caregivers, and Healthcare Professionals
4. Homewatch CareGivers Improves in Entrepreneur Magazine Rankings
5. Senior Citizens Bureau Empowers Todays Seniors: National Non-profit Serves as Community Resource for Seniors, Their Children, Caregivers and Even Advocates
6. Nations Leading Dialysis Provider - DaVita - Partners with eDiets(R) to Launch One-of-a-Kind Diet Helper Online Nutrition and Meal Planning Tool for Late-Stage Kidney Disease Patients and Caregivers
7. VA Announces $4.7 Million to Help Caregivers
8. Family Caregivers in Crisis Have New Hope
9. Responsible Family Companys Program to Prepare Caregivers for Emergencies Wins Awards
10. AUDIO From Medialink and Pfizer: Help Is Available for Caregivers and for Loved Ones
11. November is National Caregivers Month
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2015)... Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) , ... July 31, ... ... been posted by High Times magazine. What are the STASH awards? The ... celebrate advances made by the cannabis-cultivation community as well as tried-and-true products that ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... August 01, 2015 , ... Super Bowl 50 will emanate from Levi’s Stadium ... day each year is the Super Bowl. In the two weeks that separate the conference ... host venue. The 2016 Super Bowl game will mark the 50th time it has been ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Last week, the Mesothelioma Applied ... can be accessed by visiting http://www.curemeso.org/store . , “Our new store features ... part: whenever a product is purchased, the Meso Foundation receives a $5.00 donation,” ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Jacksonville-based drug and alcohol rehabilitation ... Conference Center. The medical community, social workers, law enforcement, and government officials are ... in the effort to better understand and combat sex trafficking. Lead by sex ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Ticket Down is a reliable source of authentic Hamilton ... and refreshing show on Broadway, look no further than Hamilton. This American musical is ... Critics Circle Award, Drama Desk Award, Lucille Lortel Award, and New York Drama Critics’ ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:The High Times S.T.A.S.H. Awards Are in, Guess Who Took Home the Prize for “Best Grow System” 2Health News:Cheap 2016 Super Bowl Tickets at Levi's Stadium: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices on Super Bowl 50 Tickets in Santa Clara, CA at Levi's Stadium 2Health News:Mesothelioma Organization Launches New Store 2Health News:Mesothelioma Organization Launches New Store 3Health News:Lakeview Health Links Sex Trafficking and Addiction in Special Jacksonville Educational Workshop 2Health News:Lakeview Health Links Sex Trafficking and Addiction in Special Jacksonville Educational Workshop 3Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 2Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 3Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 4Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 5Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 6Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 7
... with New Haven County Cutters scores, more than $70,000 in funds and ... ... families, NORTH HAVEN, Conn., Sept. 6 BlueCare(R) ... Shield in,Connecticut, today announced the completion of its two-month public,awareness campaign for ...
... Elsevier in partnership with the European Crohns and ... of Crohns and Colitis, a new international journal on ... the official journal of the ECCO society and the ... , The Journal of Crohn,s and Colitis ...
... has now been thoroughly screened in the hunt for ... both confirms previous hypotheses and turn the spotlight on ... the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine. , Rheumatoid ... approximately one per cent of the population. Its causes ...
... Rice University biomedical engineers have developed a new technique ... method that could be used to grow replacement cartilage ... other joints. , "Because native cartilage is unable to ... grow replacement cartilage in the lab that could be ...
... study by UCLA and the Rand Corp. shows that more ... consistently in that parents custody. , Researchers found that during ... in the HIV-infected parents custody at any time. , The ... representative sample of people in care for HIV infection to ...
... Bridgetech Holdings,International Inc. (OTC: BGTH.PK), a company ... and services in the U.S. and,Asian markets, announced ... Healthcare,Research and Quality (AHRQ) to its list of ... NGOs, in the development of,the largest health care ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:BlueCare(R) Family Plan, a HUSKY Health Plan from Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Connecticut, Raises Awareness, Funds and Diapers for New Haven Diaper Bank 2Health News:BlueCare(R) Family Plan, a HUSKY Health Plan from Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Connecticut, Raises Awareness, Funds and Diapers for New Haven Diaper Bank 3Health News:The genes involved in rheumatoid arthritis identified 2Health News:Embryonic stem cells used to grow cartilage 2Health News:Embryonic stem cells used to grow cartilage 3Health News:UCLA/RAND study shows that many children of HIV-positive parents are not in their custody 2Health News:Bridgetech Announces Addition of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality as Content Provider in its Development of a Healthcare Web Portal in China 2Health News:Bridgetech Announces Addition of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality as Content Provider in its Development of a Healthcare Web Portal in China 3
(Date:7/31/2015)... , July 31, 2015 The Physician-Patient ... release on July 28, 2015, "Surviving Your Hospital ... Fundraising for Patient Safety." A sentence ... should read: "PPAHS is a member ... on Opioids. For more information on the National Coalition ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... Quietly, sedately, Morocco,s pharmaceutical sector ... pharmaceutical industry is strong, with a well-developed base of ... standards. One place where the quality of ... Morocco has quietly become the second largest African exporter ... . Indeed, Moroccan pharma companies have been making inroads ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... 2015  Xencor, Inc. (NASDAQ: XNCR ), a ... treatment of autoimmune diseases, asthma and allergic diseases, and ... Hata to its board of directors. ... development is a tremendous asset to our board," said ... officer of Xencor. "Xencor faces a range of opportunities ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:PharmaBoardroom Releases New Morocco Pharmaceuticals Report 2PharmaBoardroom Releases New Morocco Pharmaceuticals Report 3Xencor Appoints Yujiro S. Hata to Board of Directors 2Xencor Appoints Yujiro S. Hata to Board of Directors 3
... , BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. , June 15 Access ... president and chief executive officer (CEO). Since mid-2009, Access was under the ... served in addition to his responsibilities as chief financial officer (CFO). ... "I am humbled and ...
... June 15 Eleme Medical Inc., a ... all areas of body shaping, announced today that CEO ... recipient of a Leadership Award from non-profit group Women ... scientists and engineers to develop an entrepreneurial mindset and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:New President and Chief Executive Officer Named at Access Communications, LLC 2New President and Chief Executive Officer Named at Access Communications, LLC 3Eleme Medical's President and CEO Nancy Briefs Honored with Leadership Award from Women Entrepreneurs in Science and Technology 2
... Whether for bypass grafting or creation of ... placed tissue tunnel is of the utmost ... is the answer for those seeking a ... configuration minimizes the risk of twisting or ...
... Cardiovascular Patch utilizes advanced fluoropolymer ... around penetrating suture and decrease ... much as 88 percent. This ... retention, multi-directional strength and low ...
... Vascular Grafts have met the challenges ... Recognized for exceptional performance and quality, ... renowned surgeons worldwide. These grafts require ... spread of infection, and ensure utmost ...
... GORE-TEX Stretch Vascular Grafts have met ... vascular procedures. Recognized for exceptional performance ... endorsement of renowned surgeons worldwide. These ... and the spread of infection, and ...
Medicine Products: