Technicians who deliver home health equipment, physical therapists who get patients back on their feet, pharmacists and nurses and doctors and all of the administrators who make their jobs possible—living through a pandemic has given the staff of WV Living a fresh appreciation for the many thousands of people across the state who dedicate their days to keeping all of us healthy.
Speech-Language Pathologist, Clinical Manager, and COO
LinguaCare Associates, Charleston
Beth Farley has practiced speech-language pathology with LinguaCare Associates since 2000. “Communication and swallowing are life’s basic essentials,” she says. “I love giving patients hope and support and watching them gain independence and success.” Now COO, Farley also oversees day-to-day operations at LinguaCare, where nominator Kelsey Higgins says she leads by example. Farley takes mentorship seriously. “Our goal at LinguaCare is to reproduce ourselves in our therapists in the hope that they will well exceed our own abilities.”