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On April 23, Janet Mitchell, Director of Nursing at Golden Ours Convalescent Home, received the 2013 Gero Prep Scholarship from the Nebraska Health Care Foundation (NHCF). The scholarship was presented to Mitchell at the association’s spring convention in Kearney.
“Janet is the director of nursing services at Golden Ours and is committed to the elderly population she serves,” said Peggy Rogers, administrator at Golden Ours.  Because of this scholarship, Janet can further her knowledge of geriatric nursing and inspire her nursing staff to pursue it also.”
“Nebraska is filled with people like Janet who are providing quality care to nursing home and assisted living facility residents every day,” said Heath Boddy, President and CEO of NHCF. It is our pleasure to reward Janet in this way.”
NHCF was established in 1987 to help ensure there are an adequate number of trained professionals to care for residents of the state’s nursing homes and assisted living facilities.  Each year, NHCF awards more than $12,000 in scholarships.  For more information please visit
Golden Ours Convalescent Home is a 50-bed facility offering long term care in a compassionate and caring atmosphere.  Please call 308-352-7250 for more information about the facility.