Grace Place Employee Wins Caregiver of the Year Award

Posted by Enlivant support center on September 11, 2015

Enlivant is proud to announce Olga Espinoza, lead med aide at Grace Place, the company’s assisted living community in Estacada, Oregon, was named Caregiver of the Year by the Oregon Health Care Association (OHCA). This prestigious honor will be awarded at the OHCA Annual Convention and Trade Show on September 15, 2015 in Portland.

Espinoza was nominated by the management of Grace Place for the Caregiver of the Year award. OHCA conducted interviews with both residents and employees of Grace Place as part of Espinoza’s review process. She was selected as the winner from a deeply competitive pool of at least 120 of her colleagues statewide.

“Olga has been an employee of Grace Place for more than eight years and embodies Enlivant’s core values of integrity, compassion, fun, humility and excellence. Her dedication to our community continually exceeds expectations, and her devotion to our residents is without parallel,” said S. Flynn Phillips, executive director, Grace Place. “There is no one more deserving of this award than Olga Espinoza. We are thrilled to celebrate her award at this year’s OHCA event and could not be more proud.”

Grace Place is one of ten Enlivant communities in the greater Portland area providing assisted living services and care designed to give residents a supportive, stimulating environment where they will thrive in mind, body, and spirit. For more information about Grace Place, located in Estacada, Oregon, and/or to schedule a tour, please contact the Community Relations Manager at 503-630-5341 or visit here to learn more.