Employee Spotlights

Nominations open for the 2024 CROSS Awards!



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Since 2019, Presbyterian Homes & Services (PHS) has hosted an annual celebration of employees called the CROSS Awards. Co-workers, residents, family and friends are encouraged to submit a nomination for an employee who exemplifies one of PHS’ five values. Once all nominations have been reviewed and considered, finalists are invited to be honored in an award ceremony at the PHS leadership retreat.

Last year, nearly 1,300 nominations were submitted, containing uplifting words and touching stories of PHS employees making an impact by demonstrating the CROSS values. Is there an exceptional employee you would like to nominate for the 2024 CROSS Awards? Fill out this form by Sunday, July 21, to submit your nomination.

PHS values

Christian Ministry – Reflect the love of God

Living the value
• To serve with compassion
• To seek wisdom through prayer and reflection
• To demonstrate the love of God

Ready and Engaged People – Create ownership and utilize strengths

Living the value
• To help create an environment of teamwork
• To take advantage of opportunities to learn and grow
• To represent PHS in all that I do

Operational Integrity – Do what we said we would do

Living the value
• To communicate openly and honestly
• To do what is right because it is the right thing to do
• To be a guest in the homes of those I serve.

Service Excellence – Create an exceptional customer experience

Living the value
• To greet each person with warmth and sincerity
• To anticipate the needs and provide personalized service
• To serve others, whatever it takes

Stewardship – Optimize resources and expand ministry

Living the value
• To use time, energy and resources carefully
• To strive for opportunities to innovate and improve
• To serve others, whatever it takes

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