Topeka Presbyterian Manor honored with Emerald Award certificate

Bill Taylor, PMMA chief operating officer, left, and Bruce Shogren, PMMA president and chief executive officer, right, present Heather Pilkinton, Topeka executive director, with an Emerald Award certificate for meeting safety goals.

Bill Taylor, PMMA chief operating officer, left, and Bruce Shogren, PMMA president and chief executive officer, right, present Heather Pilkinton, Topeka executive director, with an Emerald Award certificate for meeting safety goals.

Topeka Presbyterian Manor received a certificate of recognition from Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America for reaching goals in fiscal year 2016, July 1, 2015, through June 30, 2016.

The recognition came through PMMA’s new Emerald Awards Program, designed to encourage its 17 locations 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 11 areas measured for the Emerald Awards.

To receive an emerald, a community has to meet its goals in all 11 areas. Certificates of recognition were given out to communities that reached their goals in one or more category.

Topeka was recognized for reaching safety goals.

“This recognition is a visible sign of Topeka Presbyterian Manor’s commitment to the mission of PMMA of providing quality senior services guided by Christian values,” said Bruce Shogren, chief executive officer for PMMA.

Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America has been providing quality senior services guided by Christian values in Kansas and Missouri for more than 65 years.

For more information about Topeka Presbyterian Manor, contact Marketing Director Jami Colson at 785-272-6510 or jcolson@pmma.org.