Carl Wright, executive director


Life Care Centers of America honored Carl Wright, executive director at Life Care Center of Brookfield, Missouri, on Aug. 14, 2017, with one of its two Central Division President’s Awards.


The President’s Award, given during Life Care’s annual management meeting at its headquarters in Cleveland, Tennessee, recognizes distinguished service in a long-term health care management role. Professionals are eligible throughout the division, including the division office in Fishers, four regional offices and 35 skilled nursing and rehab centers.


Wright was praised for his stewardship and his leadership in bringing the facility to a four-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, as well as for continually researching new ideas to make the facility better.


“Carl has demonstrated professional skill and compassion in dispatching his responsibilities to the associates, residents and families he serves,” said Beecher Hunter, Life Care president. “He has uniquely demonstrated a leadership style for others to emulate. This is a distinguished award to receive because it goes to the heart of our mission.”


Fifteen President’s Awards are presented annually to leaders of overall successful facilities or organizations within Life Care