Recognition

Tamantha Thomas Receives Service Hero Award at North

Tamantha Thomas Receives Service Hero Award at North

Congratulations to Tamantha Thomas for being recognized as a Service Hero at North. Read a snip from her nomination below: Tamantha Thomas, aka “Tam”, is a Patient Care Tech on the Medical Surgical Unit at SVN. Tam is soft spoken and humble. When coworkers see that Tam is on the schedule, they immediately smile and […]






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Chelsea Lantz Receives Service Hero Award at North

Chelsea Lantz Receives Service Hero Award at North

Congratulations to Chelsea Lantz for being recognized as a Service Hero at North. Read a snip from Chelsea’s nomination below: Chelsea Lantz is a PCC on the Medical Surgical Unit at North. She always has a smile for patients, families and staff. Chelsea has a positive attitude and helps others in and outside of her […]






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Hot Springs-Jane Chown Recognized as Service Hero

Hot Springs-Jane Chown Recognized as Service Hero

Congratulations to Jane Chown, RN-MICU, for being recognized as a Service Hero in Hot Springs. Read a snip from her nomination below. “I am writing about a patient in our MICU who is not doing well. She had no known family and had become confused, so Ethics was consulted. Based on wishes expressed by the […]






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Emily Batterton Wins Daisy Award

Emily Batterton Wins Daisy Award

Emily Batterton, RN, was the February 2017 DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses winner at CHI St. Vincent. Batterton is a nurse on 3 West in Hot Springs. Here’s an excerpt from her nomination letter: “I have been in and out of the hospital four different times since 2015 and she has been a nurse present on each and every stay […]






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Hot Springs-Dr. Mukesh Sharma Recognized as Service Hero

Hot Springs-Dr. Mukesh Sharma Recognized as Service Hero

Congratulations to Dr. Mukesh Sharma, Nephrologist, for being recognized as a Service Hero in Hot Springs. Read as snip from his nomination below: “On Valentine’s Day, Dr. Sharma stopped in the cafeteria to help a customer and her family member. The customer was throwing up and appeared ill. Dr. Sharma stayed with them until he […]






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Infirmary PICC Team Learns New Technique to Enhance Patient Safety

Infirmary PICC Team Learns New Technique to Enhance Patient Safety

The Infirmary PICC (Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter) team met a new goal in February by completing Internal Jugular (IJ) insertion training. Once the team has completed their training, they will begin inserting IJ’s at the patient’s bedside. This new practice for these specially trained nurses will help to achieve the goal of “the Right Line […]






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Dr. Jill Flaxman Receives Service Hero Award at Infirmary

Dr. Jill Flaxman Receives Service Hero Award at Infirmary

Congratulations to Dr. Jill Flaxman for recently being recognized as a Service Hero at the Infirmary. Read a snip from her nomination below. “Dr. Jill Flaxman has gone above and beyond to assist with CLABSI/CAUTI prevention. She is personally checking every central line in the operating rooms and CVICU for correct technique, placements and dressings. […]






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Shaquina Swope Receives Service Hero Award at Infirmary

Shaquina Swope Receives Service Hero Award at Infirmary

Congratulations to Shaquina Swope, Therapy, for being recognized as a Service Hero at the Infirmary. Read a snip from her nomination below. I wanted to share with y’all about our coworker Quana (Shaquina) Swope. She and our other Rehab Assistant, Cathy Carver, have a prayer list. Whenever they encounter someone in need of prayers, they […]






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Greg Long Receives Service Hero Award at Infirmary

Greg Long Receives Service Hero Award at Infirmary

Congratulations to Greg Long, EVS, for being recognized as a Service Hero at the Infirmary. Read a snip from his nomination below. “One of the other managers and I were in the medical library talking after bed huddle when a man burst in. He was disheveled , bleeding form the forehead and agitated. Queena and […]






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Liz Dergo Receives Service Hero Award at Infirmary

Liz Dergo Receives Service Hero Award at Infirmary

Congratulations to Liz Dergo, from Pharmacy, for being recognized as a Service Hero at the Infirmary. Read a snip from her nomination below: “Liz is new to the organization. Her first day was 1.3.17– yet when I observed her work today in the Emergency Department, I was beyond impressed with her customer service and commitment […]






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