December 03, 2014

Congratulations to Family Voices Indiana


Rylin Rodgers and Stephan Viehweg accepting AwardFamily Voices Indiana was nominated by the Indiana Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics for the Covering Kids and Families Community Leadership Award. Founding board member, Rylin Rodgers noted "We are a proud partner of both organizations and thank them for recognizing our work on behalf of Hoosier families raising children with special health care needs. We are also very proud of the work of our health information specialists and family leadership specialists who support families statewide."  She was joined by fellow founding board member, Steve Viehweg, in accepting the award on behalf of Family Voices Indiana.

About the Community Leadership Award
The Covering Kids & Families of Indiana Community Leadership Award is presented to an individual or group that demonstrates excellence through advocacy, support and collaborative efforts in a particular Indiana community to improve access to health coverage for Hoosier families within the past year.

Criteria:

 

  • Recognized by the community and the CKF-IN coalition for leadership, teamwork, innovativeness, and dependability in accomplishing tasks
  • Promotes new partnerships and opportunities through active involvement in local community
  • Serves as a model for effective practices and continually seeks improvements
  • Goes above and beyond to contribute to the mission of CKF-IN and to be actively involved in local CKF-IN activities