Recognized for Going Above & Beyond

Recognized For Going Above and Beyond….

“Bonnie Herring and Wendy Lytle are the multi- taskers of the Radiology Dept. and both have done a tremendous job with the implementation of the new scheduler system. I really appreciate them both,” shared Brian Sampson, Director of Radiology.

A recent inpatient bragged on the housekeeping staff, “They do an exceptional job… they don’t just sweep and mop, they clean every single thing in the room. I’ve never seen anything like it!” shared the grateful patient.

Steve Berkhouse recognized the Keane conversion team for their many hours upgrading the hospital information system.  Due to the efforts of this team, the system is in place and everyone has been trained. This is the first step in HVCH’s journey towards electronic health records.

Donna Tracy, Urgent Care, (second from left) was recognized by recent patients; “Warm, humorous, really lifted our spirits; nicest nurse ever, she was great with my daughter and myself;” shared the grateful patients.

Matt Bowman, (3rd from left), ED, was also recognized by a patient as being “very kind and courteous”.

Stephanie Swick’s care and concern has exceeded the expectations of some recent patients. “Nurse Stephanie was very nice with a great upbeat personality and very concerned,” shared a patient. “Stephanie was very courteous, friendly and professional. Thank you so much for your kindness. The love for your job shows,” shared another.

Bob Schmidt recognized Lab and Employee Wellness.  The Laboratory and Wellness staff members are to be commended for their extra effort, during the recent open enrollment in health insurance. Lab worked with employees who needed to have their lab work done and  Danielle Arnett and Brittany Wilson did a great job of capturing data and giving feedback to the employees about their results.

The Surgery Dept. was recognized for a recent emergency surgery. Staffers who were not on call came in and all worked in harmony on a very difficult surgery, resulting in saving the patient’s life.

The Skilled Nursing staff was recognized for wonderful comments that were in a letter from a patient that was sent to LeeAnn Helber.

Janet Blair was recognized as HVCH’s fashionista, by Director of Community Relations, Kathy Krumlauf, for the recent sales of logo apparel. Logo Apparel orders have amounted to $7,700 in 3 months.

Julie Stuck recognized Amy Scarberry, Lab. Amy did a wonderful job of overseeing Lab operations during the Director’s recent absence.

A recent patient commented about Karen Brandon, “Karen is wonderful! She is very professional and friendly, thank you very much.” A different patient wrote the following about Linda Beavers, “ Linda was extremely nice and helpful.”  Both ladies were recognized by the R&R team for making a difference at HVCH.