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Newsmaker: Rebecca LaBovick

Newsmaker: Rebecca LaBovick, 44, of Plum was has been selected as the 2013 recipient of the Health Care for the Homeless Clinicians' Network Outstanding Service Award
Tuesday, March 5, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
 

Noteworthy: LaBovick, a registered nurse, received the 2013 Outstanding Service Award from the Health Care for the Homeless Clinicians' Network. The award recognizes her “dedication, commitment and ongoing work to end homelessness” in the Pittsburgh area, said her employer, Community Human Services.

Age: 44

Residence: Plum

Occupation: Director of therapeutic services at Community Human Services Corp., Downtown

Family: Husband, Lee; children Ryan, 20, and Gabrielle, 13

Background: LaBovick plays a key role in running homeless assistance programs that help people and families dealing with homelessness obtain resources and learn skills needed to live independently.

Education: LaBovick earned her nursing degree from the former St. Francis School of Professional Nursing in Lawrenceville. She is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a psychiatric registered nurse clinician.

Quote: “The award itself is an honor, but it's an even bigger honor that three colleagues made the nomination.”

 

 

 
 


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