Family & Nursing Care Recognized as One of the Top Two Private Duty Home Care Agencies in the Nation

The Private Duty Home Care Platinum Award

Silver Spring, MD – DecisionHealth™ announced Family & Nursing Care is one of two national finalists for its prestigious Private Duty Platinum Awards, recognizing organizations that demonstrate success in non-medical, private duty home care. Finalists were chosen from approximately 25,000 private duty home care companies in the United States based on client and employee satisfaction, revenue and referral growth, and innovative programs and processes. Family & Nursing Care will be honored during the 20th Annual Private Duty National Conference & Expo, November 15-17 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

“The fact that we were one of the first home care companies ever, and are now being identified and recognized out of thousands across the country as one of the best, is a tremendous honor.  It speaks to the quality and dedication of our devoted team,” said Neal Kursban, Family & Nursing Care’s President. “After almost 50 years in business, we never rest on our laurels, and we constantly strive to fulfill our mission: “To be the premier provider of in-home services for older adults, dedicated to and recognized for our passion and commitment to serve, help, and enhance the quality of life and well-being of others.”

2017 Awards & Recognition for Family & Nursing Care

This distinguished award completes a year of exceptional recognition for Family & Nursing Care. In 2017, the company won the following awards:

  • Workplace Excellence Award from the Alliance for Workplace Excellence in honor of their corporate culture and management practices.
  • Best In-Home Care Provider in Bethesda Magazine’s Best of Bethesda poll for the fourth consecutive year.
  • Washington Business Journal honored the company with both the Family-Owned Business Award and the Corporate Philanthropy Award.
  • The Jewish Council for the Aging (JCA) announced the Kursban Family as their 2017 Humanitarian Awardees for their collective and individual ongoing dedication to causes that better humanity and the world in which we live.

“I couldn’t be more proud of the organization we have created.  These awards highlight the special, unique way we care for older adults,” said Sandy Kursban, who founded Family & Nursing Care in 1968 and, in 2008, the Family & Nursing Care Foundation, a fund of the Community Foundation in Montgomery County. “Recognition is wonderful, but the privilege of  doing meaningful work for deserving people for half a century is my true reward.”

About Family & Nursing Care

Family & Nursing Care is the premier provider of in-home services for older adults and has been a pioneer in the aging care industry since 1968.  The company offers customized home care services to help older adults maintain their independence and quality of life as they age. The Family & Nursing Care Foundation was launched by Family & Nursing Care in 2008 to improve access to home care for low-income seniors and to offer training opportunities for prospective caregivers. In addition to donating a percentage of company profits each year to their foundation, Family & Nursing Care also gives generously to many other non-profit organizations in the community. For more information, visit Family & Nursing Care.

About DecisionHealth™

For over 25 years, DecisionHealth™ has served as the industry’s leading source for news, analysis, and instructional guidance. Their flagship publications include Part B News, Home Health Line, Medical Practice Compliance Alert, and Inside the Joint Commission. Each year, they sponsor The Platinum Awards to set the standard for recognizing professionals and organizations who demonstrate success in the overarching care continuum. For more information, please visit: Private Duty Awards – DecisionHealth.


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