Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Business

May 1, 2013

Hickory Creek welcomes new Director of Nursing

Greensburg — Hickory Creek Not-For-Profit Nursing Home welcomed Rohnda McCrory as the new Director of Nursing April 8.

“My passion has always been to give good care to my residents,” McCrory said, “I want to be there for them ... They deserve the care a family can give them.”

McCrory has a long history as a nurse. She began working as a nurse in 1990, and worked at Heritage House from 1993 until 2000, and also worked at Morning Breeze in 2006 as an MDS coordinator in care planning.

She left Morning Breeze in 2010 to become a registered nurse, and went on to work in Hickory Creek in Madison before requesting a transfer.

In 1984, McCrory said, she worked in a hospital as an aid and was nearly convinced to become a hospital nurse. Helping people transition from home to their “last stop,” McCrory said, was her true calling.

“This is their last home on earth and they deserve to be as comfortable as possible,” McCrory said, “If they need prayer time, I will pray with them. These people have contributed to the community.”

McCrory’s position as Director of Nursing had been her aspiration, and she hopes any changes she makes are for the betterment of Hickory Creek.

She also encouraged anyone who wants to meet her to stop by her office, especially the residents.

Contact: Tess Rowing 812-663-3111 x7004

 

1
Text Only
Business
  • Stocks little changed after Fed minutes NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were mixed in afternoon trading after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting showed there was a growing chorus of central bank officials willing to raise interest rates sooner rather than later. The react

    August 21, 2014

  • Stocks rise; home construction rebounds NEW YORK — Encouraging economic news helped push the stock market higher on Tuesday. Home construction rebounded in July, while inflation remained muted.Aeropostale, a teen-clothing company, surged after reinstating its former CEO. Home Depot climbed

    August 20, 2014

  • Inside Indiana Business Mattress maker creates 300 jobsKentucky-based Tempur Sealy International Inc. (NYSE: TPX) has announced plans to locate a new manufacturing and distribution facility in Plainfield. The move will create 300 jobs by 2015.Officials break ground on $36M

    August 16, 2014

  • Nordstrom, Gilead: big market movers NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:NYSENordstrom Inc., down $3.58 to $65.11The luxury department store operator reported quarterly sales at established s

    August 16, 2014

  • Stocks, Berkshire Hathaway higher NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks are modestly higher on Wall Street. The Dow has been up 40 to 50 points this afternoon, while the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq are also in positive territory. Some analysts have been fretting that stocks look expensive with the S&P

    August 15, 2014

  • Indexes higher, Amazon gains NEW YORK — A modest gain for the stock market Wednesday tugged the Dow Jones industrial average back into the black for the year as investors set aside concerns about Ukraine and Iraq. Amazon led the gains in light trading, despite a mixed batch of e

    August 14, 2014

  • Inside INdiana Business Hoosier farmers could topple recordsThe U.S. Department of Agriculture is projecting a blue ribbon year for Indiana crop production. The department’s National Agricultural Statistics Service says Hoosier farmers are on pace for record corn production

    August 13, 2014

  • Stocks fall on geopolitical risks NEW YORK — The U.S. stock market eased in afternoon trading Tuesday following two days of gains. Investors focused on problems in Ukraine and Iraq and the damage those problems are starting to have on the broader, global economy. Energy stocks were a

    August 13, 2014

  • Global turmoil weighing on stocks, but US prices up NEW YORK (AP) -- Fear is creeping into stock and bonds markets around the world against a backdrop of escalating global turmoil.Prices in Europe and Asia slumped Friday on news of U.S. fighter jets dropping bombs in Iraq, the end of a three-day cease

    August 9, 2014

  • Stocks move lower on weight of earnings NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. stocks moved lower in afternoon trading as investors assessed the latest company earnings and the outlook for the economy. Investors are still troubled by the potential for escalating tensions between Russia and the West over Uk

    August 8, 2014