Charlotte, North Carolina – (April 27, 2018) – Acuity Healthcare, a leader in long-term acute care, is pleased to announce that Judy Antill, Registered Nurse, has been named the 2017 Acuity Healthcare Clinician of the Year. She works in Acuity Specialty Hospital of Ohio Valley, Weirton, West Virginia campus.

Antill started her clinical career as a Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT). In 2007, she joined the Acuity team as a CRT. In 2016, she returned to school to study nursing. She graduated from West Virginia Northern Community College with a nursing degree in 2016.

“Winning this award made me appreciate all of my coworkers even more. I was so surprised that they nominated me for this award,“ said Antill RN, CRT. “I cannot say enough about the team and how well we all work together and get along. This team is the best. I am honored to win this award representing the team.”

“Judy is extremely passionate about educating her patients and their families. She truly embodies everything about this award. She provides excellent patient care while creating unity among the clinicians which allows the team to maintain and focus on our standard of excellent patient care,” Judy Weaver, Vice President, Clinical Quality and Chief Clinical Officer of Acuity Healthcare and Chief Executive Officer of Acuity Specialty Hospital of  Ohio Valley.  “You can always find her educating and assisting the team with any questions regarding patients, whether nursing or respiratory-related. Judy faces all challenges head-on and tackles them with both grace and confidence.”

About Acuity Healthcare:

Acuity Healthcare is an employee-owned (ESOP) long-term acute care hospital company (LTACH) founded in 2001 with headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina. Acuity Healthcare currently owns and manages four LTACHs in New Jersey, Ohio, West Virginia and Texas. Acuity is focused on the development and operation of LTACHs and the delivery of specialized care with  improved outcomes. We offer quality care in a cost-effective manner to medically complex patients who require intensive hospital services for an extended length of stay.

Acuity Specialty Hospital of Ohio Valley:

Our team of healthcare providers has served the Ohio Valley area for over a decade since opening in August 2005. The Acuity Specialty Hospital of Ohio Valley is a 72-bed LTAC hospital with its Main Provider Campus located on the second floor of Belmont Community Hospital in Bellaire, Ohio. Acuity Specialty Hospital of Ohio Valley also operates two additional satellite campuses in Weirton, West Virginia, and Wheeling, West Virginia.

To learn more about Acuity Healthcare, please visit us at www.AcuityHealthcare.net

 

 

Pictured here: (Left to right) Judy Weaver, Vice President, Clinical Quality and Chief Clinical Officer of Acuity Healthcare and Chief Executive Officer of Acuity Specialty Hospital of  Ohio Valley, and Judy Antill, RN/CRT, 2017 Clinician of the Year