Bruce Shogren, president and CEO of Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America, left, and Bill Taylor, COO, right, present Traery Noubarian, administrator, with an Emerald certificate for reaching performance goals in the PMMA Emerald Award program.

Heart & Soul Hospice of Farmington received a certificate of recognition from Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America for reaching goals in fiscal year 2018, covering the months of July 1, 2017, through June 30, 2018.

The recognition came through PMMA’s Emerald Awards Program, designed to encourage its 17 locations and 2 hospices to achieve high levels of resident and employee satisfaction, meet financial goals, build philanthropic support for the organization’s mission and meet marketing goals. There are 10 areas measured for the hospice Emerald Awards.

To receive an emerald, a hospice has to meet its goals in all 10 areas. Certificates of recognition were given out to hospices that reached their goals in one or more category.

Heart & Soul Hospice of Farmington received recognition for meeting goals for professional employee growth, bereavement management, participation in community events and safety.

“This recognition is a visible sign of Heart & Soul Hospice’s commitment to their compassionate end-of-life care guided by Christian values,” said Bruce Shogren, chief executive officer for PMMA.