Washington, DC – December 20, 2021 – Lina A. Dureza, Administrator/Vice President for Hughes Health and Rehabilitation, Inc. in West Hartford, Connecticut, recently advanced to Fellow of the American College of Health Care Administrators. The Fellow distinction is the highest membership status one can gain in recognition of professional achievement and continuous adherence to the ethical and professional standards of ACHCA.
“ACHCA would like to congratulate you on earning the professional credential, Fellow. You are now authorized to use “FACHCA” as part of your credentials. Advancement to Fellow represents the highest level of membership in ACHCA.” Robert W. Lane, CNHA, FACHCA, President and CEO, American College of Health Care Administrators, Washington, D.C.
Fellowship requires a record of professional continuing education, suitable formal education, community service, and at least two years of voting membership. Our nationally recognized Fellow status confirms a member’s dedication to the post-acute and aging services community.
A member of the American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA) since 2005, Dureza has several years of experience in management both in acute care and long-term care setting. She is a Certified Director of Nursing in Long-Term care and Fellow in the Academy of Certified Directors of Nursing Administration. She is also a certified trainer for the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP). Dureza is an active member of the Connecticut Association of Health Care Facilities, American College of Health care Administrators, and the National Director of Nursing Administrators (NADONA).