Name: Theresa A. Toelle
Honored by The Carroll County Sun for: Her election as president of Maryland Association of Healthcare Access Management, a professional organization dedicated to the training andeducation of admitting managers in hospitals and other health-care facilities
Residence; hometown: Westminster; Baltimore
Education: Currently a student at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland, hopes to receive her bachelor of arts in personnel administration in December 1992; plans to continue studying for a master's degree in management
Family: Children: Jessica, 7, second-grade student at RobertMoton Elementary, and Brian, 4, who attends Carroll Childcare Center
Place of worship: Grace Lutheran Church in Westminster, where sheis in the Young Family's Group and teaches 3-year-olds at Sunday school
Activities/hobbies: Employed as director of admitting at Carroll County General Hospital; enjoys sewing, cooking, making chocolates-- 25 pounds of which she gave for gifts this Christmas; just began country dance lessons
Accomplishments: Raising two young children and maintaining a 3.5 average in college
Recipient's comments: "After being involved in this organization for two years, I am looking forward to serving as president. The association has really built up over the years and now includes 30 hospitals. We have a lot of talent willing to share ideas. Now, we are planning peer review visits and will look at billing systems to try to study them from different angles."
Nominations: Call 876-8771, 857-0550 or (800) 829-8000 between9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Mondays; you also can FAX your information to 876-0233.