Heart & Soul Hospice of Wichita received a certificate of recognition from parent company PMMA (Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America) for reaching goals in fiscal year 2019, covering the months of July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019, at a banquet November 13 in Wichita.

The recognition came through PMMA’s Emerald Awards Program, designed to encourage its 16 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 Wichita was recognized for achieving goals in bereavement management and safety.

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

Heart & Soul Hospice is owned by PMMA. PMMA has been providing quality senior services in Kansas and Missouri for more than 70 years.

For more information about Heart & Soul Hospice, contact Sarah Goertz, marketing director, at sgoertz@pmma.org or 316-652-6212.