December 6, 2012, Brooklyn, NY…Jeanne
Lee, executive director, Lutheran Augustana Center for Extended Care
and Rehabilitation, was honored by the Chinese-American Planning
Council, Inc., at the CPC Brooklyn Branch's Annual Fundraising Dinner
with the 2012 Community Excellence Award. Ms. Lee was honored for her
continued commitment and dedication to the Brooklyn community.
Ms. Lee joined the Lutheran Augustana Center in 2011. In addition to
her role as executive director, Ms. Lee also serves as senior vice
president of Senior Services for NYU Lutheran. Lutheran Augustana
Center for Extended Care and Rehabilitation recently opened a specially
designed Chinese unit. This unit completes the continuum of culturally
competent care offered to southwest Brooklyn's Chinese population, who
can seek medical treatment at the Brooklyn-Chinese Family Health Center
and NYU Lutheran Medical Center's Chinese Unit.
Augustana Center began
providing care in 1908 and today provides 24/7 skilled nursing, medical
and support services for older community members or those with extended
illnesses. Click here to learn about Augustana.