Larry Slatky, NuHealth’s executive vice president of operations has been selected to receive the American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA) Distinguished Nursing Home Administrator Award.
NUHealth is a public benefit corporation that manages the operations of Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow.
Slatky, a ACHCA Certified Fellow, was one of six long term care administrators that have achieved the designation nationally.
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For close to 10 years, Slatky was the administrator of the A. Holly Patterson Extended Care Facility in Uniondale and currently oversees the operations of the nursing home.
Arthur A. Gianelli,, president of NuHealth, congratulated Slatky for his recognition.
“We are delighted that you are being honored for your professionalism and commitment to the ACHCA and for your dedication to offering superior resident care in the nursing home environment," he said. "It is a well deserved award.”
“I am truly honored to have been selected to receive the prestigious ACHCA Distinguished Nursing Home Administrator Award," Slatky said. "This award is a testament to the organization’s focus of promoting excellence among long term administrators and I look forward to continuing my work with the ACHCA team on state and national levels.”