Jim serves as Lead LPN for Chandler Hall, Friends Short Term Rehab and Skilled Facility, and will use their scholarship to continue to obtain his RN degree.
“Jim has been a full time LPN at Chandler Hall for 10 years. He fosters great relationships with our staff and residents. Now he is back in school to earn his RN and is excited about the impact he can have on our seniors with this additional education. I’m so grateful that Leading age picked such a worthy person for the scholarship program. Chandler hall is blessed to have him as a member of our team.” – D Freeman, COO, NHA, RN, BSN.
“At Chandler Hall, we encourage our staff to pursue their educational dreams. When Jim told me about going back to school for his RN degree, I was thrilled for him and suggested he apply for the LeadingAge Educational Scholarship. I want to congratulate Jim on his efforts and thank LeadingAge PA for their support helping Jim to achieve his goal!” – Suzanne Arrighy, Director of Nursing, RN, BC. LeadingAge PA is a trade association representing more than 380 high-quality senior housing, health care, and community services across the commonwealth. The Association is dedicated to the education and workforce enhancement efforts of member communities, and commits $100,000 annually to scholarship and internship programs. LeadingAge PA awards scholarships that enhance opportunities for member staff pursuing further education, training, and certification – both within and outside of the field of nursing.
Together, Chandler Hall and LeadingAge PA congratulate Jim Hartman on their scholarship and dedication to furthering their education and professional development!
PHOTO CAP: Jim Hartman, LPN (left) and Megan Stedjan, Sr. Director Member Excellence.