2016 Nomination Section

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Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Susan Heinz

Home Care Aid,24Hr HomeCare

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Outstanding Executive Director
Elena Bor

Owner and Administrator,Amazing Grace & Care

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Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Claudia Mejia

Touch Lead Health Plan Representative,CareMore

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Outstanding Nurse
Shelly Horton

Nurse,OC Hospice

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Outstanding Caregiver
Elena Herrera

Care Professional,Senior Helpers

Nominated for:
Veteran Hero - People's Choice
Alfonzo Jackson

Veteran,Senior Helpers

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
DUPLICATE (DO NOT PUBLISH) Shelly Horton

Nurse,OC Hospice

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Outstanding Social Worker
Christina Masini

Senior Social Worker,Adult Protective Services

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Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Helen Lynn

Volunteer,Independence at Home

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Vivian Catequista

Personal Attendant,Silverado

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Hailey Saldutti

Social Worker,Silverado Senior Living

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Yolanda Van Dyke

Director of Walks,Alzheimers Association

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Gavin Ward

Regional Director of Strategy and Partnerships,24Hr HomeCare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
John Zamarra

Cardiologist,Natural Medicine Health and Heart Group & Associates, Inc.

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Kim Wentink

Administrator,Silverado

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Kathryn Miles

Executive Director,Jewish Family & Children Services - Long Beach & West Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Julie Armstrong

Respiratory Care Practitioner,Kaiser Permanente

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Mario Hernandez

CNA,Chapman Global Medical Center

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
JJ Stoddard

Volunteer,Alzheimers Association

Nominated for:
Veteran Hero - People's Choice
Roger St. Pierre

Volunteer,VA Hospital of Long Beach

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Karin Patrizio

Volunteer,St. Jude Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Lorena Stewart

Social Worker,HealthCare Partners

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Fredy Dominguez

Director of Community Relations,Attentive Home Care

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Julia Sandoval

Volunteer,Cypress Senior Center

Nominated for:
Veteran Hero - People's Choice
Russ Rigg

Community Veteran's Lunch Speaker,Wilshire Avenue Community Church

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Sam DiGerlando

Volunteer at KPC Healthcare and Anaheim Global Medical Center,KPC Healthcare, Inc.

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Lynne Conger

Social Services Supervisor,City of Irvine - Senior Services

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Phyllis Everstine Hayes-Reams, MD

Chief Medical Officer and Medical Director of Hospice and Palliative Care Services at KP Southbay Medical Center,Kaiser South Bay

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Roland Casipe

,Attentive Home Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Tywoin Walker

CNA,Attentive Home Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Irene Felicitas

Caregiver,Attentive Home Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Erin Albright

Caregiver,Attentive Home Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Cora Mahon

Coordinator, Professional Training and Health Care services,Alzheimer's Greater LA and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Luci Miller

Vice Chair and Co-founder,Honor Flight Southland

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Shanga Jordan

Discharge Coordinator,Los Alamitos Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Angelique Ellingboe

Social Worker,Long Beach Memorial Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Qiana Hines

Director of Utilization Review/ Case Management & Social Services, Fountain Valley Regional Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Louise Della Bella

Director of Care Coordination, Social Services, and Palliative Care,Saddleback and Orange Coast Memorial Medical Centers

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
Cindy Rivas Burke

,Not associated with an organization

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Ajay Meka

Chief ,Amistad Medical Clinics

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Sonia Patricia Garcia Francia

Administrator ,Guardian Angels Homes

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Christine Plantier

Medical Social Worker, Oncology, Hematology & Palliative Care Social Medicine,Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Janice Jones

Case Manager, Discharge Planner ,Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Joyce Brown

Caremore Touch Lead Nurse Practitioner,Caremore Health Plan

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Christina Yue, R.N. BSN

RN Case Manager,PIH Health Hospital

Nominated for:
Senior Hero - People's Choice
Doris Winters

,Wilshire Avenue Community Church

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Steven Long

General Doctor,Steven Long

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Matthew Faulkner

Executive Director,Community Hospital Long Beach Foundation

Nominated for:
Senior Hero - People's Choice
Brenda Smith

Owner,Feeding in Motion

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Justin Rumer PhD

Behavioral Health and Social Services/Case Mgmt Consultant,Park Vista and Morningside and many Others

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Rosaneli Loza

Care Manager, Home to Provider Program ,SCAN Health Plan

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Nancy Castaneda

Caregiver,The Groves of Tustin Senior Living

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Teena Tomlinson

Site Manager,City of Cypress Senior Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Nancy Linares

Social Worker, ,Alamitos West Health Care Center

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
Dennis Wills

Family Member,The Groves Senior Living of Tustin

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Kim Kochan

VP, Medical Management ,AppleCare Medical Group

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Kristina Watanabe-Hylton

Executive Director,The Groves of Tustin

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Christine Nguyen

LCSW clinical social worker,Dignity Health, St. Mary Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Lisa Nelson

Home Care Aide,Assured InHome Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Zarah Pangilinan

Director of Health Services,The Groves of Tustin

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Rev. El Roy Pankow

Associate Pastor,Wilshire Ave. Community Church, Fullerton

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Susan Smith

Nurse Anesthetist ,Long Beach VA

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
William Chang DO

Pulmonary, and Critical Care ,Paloma Medical Group

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Marjorie Hanson

Volunteer, "Coffee Lady" ,Buena Park Senior Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Donald Furman

Chief Development Officer,Alignment Healthcare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Xochitl Medina

Case Manager,Alignment Health Plan

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Gladys Somera RN

Director of Patient Care Services,A-1 Home Health Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Marina Pink

Executive Director,Glen Park Healthy Living

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Ginger Foster

Staff RN CVU,AHMC Anaheim Regional Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Julieta Sy

Nurse Practitioner,Alignment Health Plan

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Carol Orozco

Caregiver,The Groves of Tustin Senior Assisted Living

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Alpha Joseph

ICU RN,Chapman Global Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Tanya Brown

Community Liaison,VITAS Hospice & Palliative Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Christina Massini

Social worker,Orange County Adult Protective Services

Nominated for:
Senior Hero - People's Choice
ginger foster

RN,AHMC

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Audrey Joyner

RN/Care ManagerAdministrator,Parentis Health

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Teresa Flores

Social Services,HDSI Management

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Veronica Jimenez

Service Coordinator/ Social Worker,HDSI Management

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
John Kim

Chief Medical Officer / Senior Medical Officer,Alignment Health Plan / Alignment Healthcare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Anwar M. Saeed

Executive Director/ Administrator,Alicia Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Arda Kardjian

President/Founder,Parentis Health & Verona Court

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Bill Boylan

Senior Chaplain,St. Jude Medical Center

Nominated for:
Senior Hero - People's Choice
Sunshine Lutey

President,Alzheimer's Club Laguna Woods Village

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Allyson Lehrich

President,Cognitive Care Solutions

Nominated for:
Senior Hero - People's Choice
Sam DiGerlando

Physician Relation Coordinator,KPC Healthcare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Larissa Haiker

Social Worker,Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Connie Knaus, BA

Social Worker / Caregiver,Caregiver Resource Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Lorena Stewart

,Healthcare Partners

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Liliana Zuniga

,Bel Vista Healthcare Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Raad Ghantous

Founder/President,RG&Associates/Home for a Lifetime

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Dung Trinh

,Memorial Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Kari Walker

Director of EducTion,Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Joey Gee

Neurology,St Joseph Health System

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Norma Castellanos

Family Services Coordinator,Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Dr. Max Diamond, M.D.

Medical Director,Regal Medical Group

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Dr. Helene Calvet M.D.

Deputy County Health Officer,County of Orange Health Care Agency

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Deborah Delilah Pierson

Care Placement Advis ,Parentis Health

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
Kristen Maahs-Kolberg

Community Outreach,Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Laurie Zagon

Founder/Executive Director,Art & Creativity for Healing, Inc.

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Jennifer Funez

,Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Carleena Bhaduri

,Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Laura Cargill

Case Manager,St. Mary Medical Center

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Betty J. Price

Patient-Family Volunteer,Sonoran Winds Hospice

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Jackie Mark

Advocacy Coordinator,Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Janice Frechette-Artinger

Vice Chair of the Board of Directors,Parentis Health Foundation

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Catherine Smith (Pepys)

Healthcare Outreach Specialist,Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Dung Trinh, MD

Meidcal Director/ Board Member,MemorialCare/Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Shelia Hubbard

Caregiver ,Oasis In-Home Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Shivanand Pole

Internist,Los Alamitos Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Winston Chung

Dr. Internal Medicine,Prohealth Partners

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Melikian Robert

Dr. Internal Medicine,Los Alamitos Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Geraldine (Geri) Jones-Johnson

Manager of Community/home Based Services,Long Beach VA Healthcare System

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Julie Javier

Administrator,Courtyard Health Care

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
Gincy Heins

Community Outreach Volunteer & Advocacte,Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Senior Hero - People's Choice
 Brenda Smith

Senior hero,Feeding in motion

Nominated for:
Senior Hero - People's Choice
 Brenda Smith

Senior hero,Feeding in motion

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Sean Moran

Advocate for Elderly,Moran Law for awareness

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Sean Moran

Advocate for Elderly,Moran Law for awareness