Citizens Memorial Hospital | Vitality | Winter 2022 3 Pulmonary rehab receives national certification renewal The American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) recently renewed its certification of CMH’s pulmonary rehab program through 2025. The cardiovascular rehab program’s certification will renew in 2023. AACVPRcertified programs are leaders in the cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation field because they offer the most advanced practices available and have proven track records of high-quality patient care. Citizens Memorial Hospital complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex. CMH has arranged for language assistance services free of charge. Call 417-326-6000. (Spanish) ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al 417-326-6000. (Chinese) 注意:如果您使用繁體中文,您可以免費獲得 語言援助服務。請致電 417-326-6000. CMH NEWS SBJ RECOGNIZES HEALTH CARE CHAMPIONS The Springfield Business Journal named five CMH employees as Health Care Champions: Additionally, SBJ selected CMH for the Corporate Wellness Program of the Year. Alyson Ankrom is CMH’s wellness coordinator. The awards were presented at the SBJ Health Care Champions banquet on Nov. 17. » Curtis P. Schreiber, M.D., Top Doctor, a board certified neurologist with CMH Neurology & Headache Center/Missouri Memory Center » Matt Havens, PA-C, Technician, a physician assistant with Butterfield Park Medical Center » Paulette Ivey, Technician, lab assistant coordinator at CMH » Dawnielle Robinson, LPC, Therapist, a mental health therapist with Butterfield Park Medical Center and CMH Addiction Recovery » Rachael Swopes, Ph.D., Therapist, a psychologist with CMH Pediatric Clinic ASH GROVE HEALTHCARE FACILITY WELCOMES NEW ADMINISTRATOR Joshua Solomon, LNHA, is the new administrator for Ash Grove Healthcare Facility. Solomon has worked as an administrator since 2019. He has a degree in general studies from Ozarks Technical Community College and is currently enrolled at Missouri State University in Springfield for a degree in cellular and molecular biology. Solomon is licensed as a nursing home administrator by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. News fromMHCA The Missouri Health Care Association (MHCA) named Chris McBratney, Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility administrator, the 2022 David Duncan Administrator of the Year. McBratney has been the Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility administrator since 2019 and previously served as the administrator of Ash Grove Healthcare Facility for 18 years. With more than 28 years of health care experience and licensing as a nursing home administrator, McBratney also serves as the administrative director of long-term care for three CMH long-term care facilities. McBratney has been a member of the MHCA board of directors since 2000. He serves as the association’s secretary and was re-elected for a second term at this year’s convention. Tim Francka, administrative director of long-term care, was re-elected to the MHCA board as the Missouri Council of States Representative on the American Health Care Association board of directors. Chris McBratney Tim Francka Joshua Solomon, LNHA Curtis P. Schreiber, M.D. Matt Havens, PA-C Paulette Ivey Dawnielle Robinson, LPC Rachael Swopes, Ph.D.