Rural Health Hero of the Year Named
MUNCY — The Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health (PORH) recently recognized Andrea Reed, director of nursing, UPMC Susquehanna Muncy, with the 2019 Rural Health Hero of the Year Award. The award was presented during Pennsylvania Rural Health Week, Nov. 18-22, by Lisa Davis, director of Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health and outreach associate professor of health policy and administration at Penn State University.
The PORH Rural Health Hero of the Year Award recognizes an outstanding leader in the area of rural health who demonstrates a personal and professional commitment to the rural health needs of a community, works with relevant organizations and resources to develop or expand a program that addresses a rural health issue, and goes above and beyond the call of duty. Reed was nominated by Matt McLaughlin, president, UPMC Susquehanna Muncy.