Melinda Rowe, LifeCare Alliance: Healthcare Achievement Awards 2021
Melinda Rowe, LifeCare Alliance: Finalist, Practitioner of the Year, Columbus CEO Healthcare Achievement Awards 2021
As the director of LifeCare Alliance’s Wellness Department, Melinda Rowe leads multiple teams that offer care to underserved communities. In seven Community Wellness Centers throughout Franklin County, Rowe leads a team of registered nurses who provide health assessments, assistance with medication, and more.
Rowe also oversees a team of registered dietitians who provide medical nutrition therapy, diabetes self-management and other nutrition education programs available at the wellness centers and at clients’ homes. Additionally, with the rise of Covid-19, she led the charge to implement telehealth services and develop additional safety procedures to help protect patients.