Sullivan, IL – On March 16, 2016 Petersen Health Care held its 19th Annual Awards Banquet. Shannon Paden of Hillsboro was named the recipient of the 2015 Robert L. Petersen Memorial Award. The winners of this award have been solid leaders of PHC for many years. Their underlying work ethic, loyalty, dedication and true passion for Petersen Health Care are a complete inspiration to others in this incredible company. This award represents the highest honor within Petersen Health Care.
Paden began her lifelong career in long-term care at the age of 17 when she worked in housekeeping at a local facility in Hillsboro. Her skills and experience have evolved through her work as a certified nurse assistant, licensed practical nurse, rehab/restorative nurse, social service/admissions, marketing, administrator, and transition specialist. In 2007, Paden started her career with Petersen Health Care as the Administrator of Vandalia Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. She has since held different positions and t