Category Archives: Press Releases

VETERAN LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN MCCRAY RECEIVES TOP AWARD

LEXINGTON, Ky.—Susan McCray of Berea has received the Bernie Vonderheide Ombudsman Award for Outstanding Service from the Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass (NHOA). “Susan has been an advocate for thousands of residents in the 20 years she has been with NHOA,” Bluegrass District Ombudsman Denise Wells said.  “She embodies the Ombudsman ideal of […]

Mayor Gray Declares October Residents’ Rights Month

Nationwide Celebration Highlights Voting Rights for Long-Term Care Residents Lexington, KY, October 4, 2016 – Lexington Mayor Jim Gray has declared October Residents’ Rights Month. Gray made the declaration “in celebration of the rights of all citizens who live in long-term care facilities.” Fourth District Councilmember Susan Lamb presented the tribute at the Nursing Home […]

Silver Bells Gift Drive Brings Holiday Joy

The Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass (NHOA) is once again accepting holiday gifts to fulfill the wishes of residents living in nursing homes, personal care homes, and family care homes. Now in its seventh year, the Silver Bells Holiday Gift Drive brings a little extra cheer for long-term care residents who would otherwise […]

MEDIA ADVISORY

Long-Term Care Advocacy Agency Celebrates New Office Lexington, KY, October 16, 2015 – The Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency (NHOA) of the Bluegrass invites the public to visit our new office. Come learn about long-term care ombudsman services and how to promote quality care for loved ones in long-term care facilities. WHAT: Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency […]

NURSING HOME OMBUDSMAN AGENCY SEEKS HOME FOR 2016 DECORATOR’S SHOWCASE

Popular Fundraising Event Highlights Historic Kentucky Homes Lexington, KY, September 23, 2015 – The Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency (NHOA) of the Bluegrass seeks a distinguished home to feature for the 2016 Decorator’s Showcase. Decorator’s Showcase is an opportunity to proudly present a historic Kentucky home for public viewing and spotlight the diverse talent of Kentucky’s […]