Category Archives: Employees

CNA shares inspiration behind career

Kristin Pedigo

Kristin Pedigo

Certified nursing assistants, or CNAs, are the backbone of many healthcare settings. Their work is often behind-the-scenes but gives residents crucial care and assistance with activities of daily living. During the month of June, we give them special READ MORE

Staff Spotlight: Kent Lips 

Kent Lips,
Environmental Service Director

Environmental Services Director Kent Lips is a man of many talents and interests, and he brings those strengths to his position at Clay Center Presbyterian Manor. He’s been with us for three and a half years and is appreciated by all for his positive READ MORE

Celebrating National Social Work Month

 “Our nation’s more than 600,000 social workers have amazing tenacity and talent.”

Tenacity: it’s a word used by the National Association of Social Workers to describe its professionals, and those who have benefited from a social worker’s services would agree. Their ability to find resources and solve residents’ challenges READ MORE

Staff member earns education assistance funds

Adreah Novotny is a certified nursing assistant and will be going to Cloud County Community College to continue her nursing education.

Adreah Novotny is a certified nursing assistant and will be going to Cloud County Community College to continue her nursing education.

Every spring, Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America employees have the opportunity to apply for education assistance funds. Sarah Oenning, PMMA’s development director, said that’s because a group of private donors had the vision many years ago to READ MORE

Music on my mind

Julie Cole and Kathy Palmer, staff members at Clay Center Presbyterian Manor, enjoy sharing their musical gifts with residents at PMMA.

Julie Cole and Kathy Palmer, staff members at Clay Center Presbyterian Manor, enjoy sharing their musical gifts with residents at PMMA.

Lovely piano tunes and beautiful voices are known to fill the air at Clay Center Presbyterian Manor, and to our delight, it’s often one of our very own staff members who perform.

Julie Cole, Medical Records Coordinator

I have been playing piano since READ MORE