2017 Caregiver of the Year

Access Nursing Services takes great pride in retaining, engaging, and recognizing caregivers for their commitment to the delivery of quality care to patients and families. Access recognizes caregivers each month as the “Caregiver of the Month” and annually as the “Caregiver of the Year”.

Nomination Criteria:

Exemplifies extraordinary commitment to patients and families while following company policies and procedures.

Shows compassion, empathy, and respect in the delivery of quality patient care.
Acknowledges and meets the unique physical, emotional, and practical needs of patients and families.

Improves the quality of life of patients and families.

The 2017 “Caregiver of the Month” recipients were carefully reviewed by the Access office team to select the 2017 “Caregiver of the Year” recipient. ACCESS is very proud of the team of caregivers that serve the community and touch the lives of so many – all while entrusting Access Nursing Services as their employer of choice.

2017 Caregiver of the Year Finalists:

Reiny Geller, LPN
Regina Harvin, CNA
Grace Osunjimi, LPN
Charisma Pearson, CNA

Due to the number of outstanding “Caregiver of the Month” finalists, (2) two caregivers were selected as the 2017 Caregivers of the Year!

2017 Caregiver of the Year

Charisma Pearson, CNA

Charisma has been actively working for Access Nursing Services since April 2006. Over the past ten (10) + years, Charisma has touched the lives of may Access patients and families – delivering compassionate personal care services from one home to the next. Most recently, Charisma has been working with her current patient since May of 2013. The relationship Charisma has developed with this patient and his family is one that you would wish for, for your own loved one. Charisma rarely hesitates to cover a last-minute shift. Charisma communicates well with the office, always has a smile on her face, and is very friendly in nature.

2017 Caregiver of the Year

Grace Osunjimi, LPN

Grace has been actively working for Access Nursing Services since August 2012. Grace spent her first five (5) years with Access Nursing Services caring for one special little girl. Most recently, Grace began caring for another special little girl in October 2017. Grace’s compassion for her patients is evident by the progress each of her patients have made while in her care. Grace plays a vital role in the care coordination of her patients to ensure everyone is on the same page at all times. Grace is truly committed to providing the level of care her patients need to keep them engaged and healthy.