AVASW Congratulates Ms. Jennifer Koget and wishes her all the best!

Subject: Social Worker Wins Prestigious Federal Health Care Executive Award

Greetings Care Management and Social Work Community,

On behalf of Ms. Pape, Deputy Chief Officer, Care Management and Social Work, we are thrilled to culminate Public Service Recognition Week by announcing that Ms. Jennifer Koget, National Fisher House and Family Hospitality Program Manager, was bestowed the 2019 American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Federal Health Care Executiv

e Special Achievement Award. This annual award recognizes the federal career health care executive who h

as provided distinguished service through singularly significant leadership or innovative achievements that have contributed substantially to the mission of the federal health care system.

We are excited to honor and recognize Jennifer for her leadership, passion and dedication to VA, the Fisher House and Family Hospitality Program and to our Nation’s Veterans, caregivers and families. She has created a culture of excellence and partnership that is bringing to light the importance of non-clinical temporary lodging programs like Fisher House in healthcare delivery.

A blog was published today in the VA Insider announcing Ms. Koget’s achievement. Read more below and on the VA Insider here https://vaww.insider.va.gov/social-worker-wins-prestigious-federal-health-care-executive-special-achievement-award/

Congratulations Jennifer!


Laura Taylor, LSCSW

National Director | Social Work


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