Provena Life Connections is now part of Presence Health
Decrease (-) Restore Default Increase (+) font size
Bookmark and Share

Awards & Industry Recognition


Provena St. Anne Center Nurse Receives National Award

Angela Brown, RN, BC, at Provena St. Anne Center, received the Joan Anne McHugh Award for Leadership in Long Term Care Nursing.  This national award is given to only one nurse each year.  Established in 2005, the award recognizes nurses who demonstrate leadership and a commitment to the field of long-term care nursing while providing excellent clinical care to their residents. 

Sr. Ange Receives Papal Honor

Sr. Marie-Ange Marcotte, sscm, Pastoral Care Director at Provena St. Anne Center in Rockford, Ill. was bestowed the papal honor of the Cross Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice from Pope Benedict XVI.  This honor is given to both laypersons and clergy for outstanding service to the Church. 


Industry Recognition

Provena Life Connections is a recognized leader in long-term care and has been featured in numerous publications:

Florczak Named as a Contributor to the AMDA Clinical Practice Gudelines

Beth Florczak, RN, MS, WCC, RAC-CT, Corporate Director, Clinical Support at Provena Life Connections has been named as a contributor by the American Medical Directors Association (AMDA).

Beth provided her clinical expertise to enhance care to those served in long-term care settings across the country.  She contributed to the following clinical practice guidelines:

  • Pain Management in the Long Term Care Setting (revised 2009)
  • Pressure Ulcers

    These guidelines were developed by interdisciplinary work groups using a process combining evidence- and consensus-based thinking, and reviewed by several national organizations and individual experts.  As a result, these guidelines are applicable to members of the long-term care interdisciplinary team including physicians, nurses, consultant pharmacists and others.

  • Locations

    Care @ Home
    Presence Cor Mariae Center (Rockford)
    Presence Fortin Villa Learning Center (Kankakee)
    Presence Fox Knoll (Aurora)
    Presence Heritage Village (Kankakee)
    Presence Home Care (Bourbonnais)
    Presence Home Care (Champaign)
    Presence Home Care (Elgin)
    Presence Home Care (Joliet)
    Presence Hospice (Champaign)
    Presence Hospice (Elgin)
    Presence Intergenerational Center (Kankakee)
    Presence McAuley Manor (Aurora)
    Presence Merkle-Knipprath Countryside (Clifton)
    Presence Our Lady of Victory (Bourbonnais)
    Presence Pine View Care Center (St. Charles)
    Presence Sacred Heart Home (Avilla)
    Presence Saint Anne Center (Rockford)
    Presence Saint Joseph Center (Freeport)
    Presence Heritage Day Break
    Presence Villa Franciscan (Joliet)
    Morning Star Village (Rockford)
    St. Joseph Nursing Home (Lacon)
    The Greens of Elgin (Elgin)

    Our Services

    @Home Technology
    Alzheimer's & Related Dementia Care
    Adult Day Center
    Assisted Living
    Child Learning Day Center
    Community Living Facility
    Disease Management
    Home Care
    Independent Living
    Intergenerational Day Center
    Private Duty Home Care
    Respite Care
    Sheltered Care
    Skilled Nursing & Intermediate Care
    Supportive Living
    Supportive Living Community

    About Us

    For Providers
    Explore Giving Options
    Maps & Directions
    PLC Leadership
    We're Here to Help
    The PLC Difference
    Classes and Events
    History / Overview
    Mission Vision and Values
    Open Admission and Nondiscrimination Policy
    Management / Consulting
    News Room