(LAKE PRESTON, SD) – Dannica Callies, DNP, NP was honored with Horizon Health Care, Inc. (Horizon)’s inaugural Provider of the Year Award last week at the organization’s annual All Provider Meeting.
The Provider of the Year Award recognizes one medical or dental provider each year who embodies the spirit of care Horizon strives to provide to its patients and communities. Selection is based on a number of items, including patient satisfaction, quality of care, service to the community, and effective leadership.
Dannica has worked for Horizon’s Lake Preston Community Health Center for three years. In that time, she has dedicated herself to her patients, their families, and the community of Lake Preston. She also provides services in the De Smet Community Health Center and through telemedicine to patients in Martin, SD.
For over 38 years, Horizon Health Care, Inc. has been providing personalized, affordable, high-quality medical, dental and mental health care through a rural, community-based network in South Dakota. Horizon is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that serves the medical, dental and mental health care needs of South Dakotans in rural, medically underserved areas through 83,000 patient visits annually in 25 community health centers in: Aberdeen, Bison, Bryant, De Smet, Eagle Butte, Faith, Fort Thompson, Howard, Huron, Isabel, La Plant, Lake Preston, Martin, McIntosh, Mission, Plankinton, Wessington Springs, White River and Woonsocket. For more information please visit www.horizonhealthcare.org.