Hudson, FL (February 3, 2009) Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point has announced the 2008 4th Quarter recipients of its Colleague Excellence Awards, From the Heart Awards and Service Awards.
Colleague Excellence Awards are given in recognition of outstanding customer service and performance. Recipients for the 2008, 4th Quarter are; David Lucas of the Lift Team; Ken Golubski, RN, of the Neuro / Spine service and John Weidner, RN, from the ER.
From the Heart Recipients are recognized for their demonstration of customer service and for being those who truly go above and beyond to demonstrate their dedication to customer focused services. From the Heart is the way we recognize our employees for their demonstration of Customer Service. These are the people we see everyday going the extra mile to not only meet but to exceed the needs of their co-workers, patients, physicians and community. The individuals selected were recognized by their peers as having demonstrated outstanding customer service. The Rewards and Recognition Team have selected the nominees as being those who have truly gone above and beyond to demonstrate their dedication to customer focused services.
The 4th Quarter recipients were Jose Garcia from the Laboratory and Pat Balestrieri from the Switchboard (PBX). Each will receive a gift catalog to select a gift of their choice.
Recognized for 5 years of service were Tresilla Millsap from Clinical Medical Services; Eileen Patterson and John Zappone, both from Food and Nutritional Service; Christina Jones from Sterile Processing; Janet Paliokas from Endoscopy; Duane Hollier from Nuclear Medicine; David Conners and Sara Graf, both from Cardiac Imaging; Victoria Ferguson from Medical Telemetry; Naivis Hernandez from Laboratory; Tina Rosser, RN, from Cardiac Surgery Step-Down Unit; Denise Gonzalez, RN, from Dialysis; Marianne Banet, RN, from the Emergency Department and Colette Bender from Medical Records.
Recognized for 10 years of service were Tracy Williams from Radiology; Susan Marten from Medical Telemetry Jeff Hart from Cardiac Services; Mary Reynolds the Spine Center; Catherine Balestrieri from Laboratory and Michael Kaplan, RN, from Surgical Intensive Care Unit.
Recognized for 15 years of service were Judy Butler from Laboratory; Thelma Guthrie, RN, from the Surgical Intensive Care Unit; Deborah Fluke from Cardiac Pulmonary Recovery Unit; Linda Frantz from Medical Records and Melanie Castignoli from Transcription.
Recognized for 20 years of service was Kimberly McCabe, RN, from the Cardiac Surgical Step-Down Unit. Celebrating 25 years of service was Donna Gump from the Emergency Department and Elizabeth Volosy from Medical Records.
Each colleague was recognized at a reception on Friday, January 30 and rewarded with a gift catalog to select a gift of their preference, respective to the years of service to Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point.
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point is a 290-bed acute care facility located in Hudson, FL. Home of the nationally acclaimed Heart Institute, over 350 physicians, 900 employees and 500 volunteers comprise their integrated healthcare delivery team. Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point has an Accredited Chest Pain Center, JCAHO Accredited Stroke Center and Approved Cancer Program.