Employee of the Month

Posted on Friday, November 7, 2014

Jennifer Pease RN

Jennifer Pease, RN, is the SCMC Employee of the Month.  Jennifer works in the SCMC Emergency Room.  Her co-workers describe her as a superior nurse who is a team player with a great attitude. Read more

Posted on Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Shaun Asay, of Environmental Services (EVS), is the White River Medical Center November Employee of the Month for best demonstrating the WRMC Safety standard. Shaun has been at WRMC for nine years, serving in Laundry prior to joining Environmental Services. As a Fast Responder, Shaun delivers linens and supplies to ancillary buildings and collects trash.

What Shaun likes most about WRMC is his co-workers; all EVS employees are friendly and willing to help.

Shaun enjoys art, fishing, driving go-carts and off-road driving, and electrical work. Read more

Posted on Friday, October 3, 2014

Evelyn Dunlap, SCMC Employee of the MonthEvelyn Dunlap, Environmental Services, is the Stone County Medical Center Employee of the Month.  Evelyn is the Surgery Department EVS aide. She is being recognized for her commitment to quality work. Read more

Posted on Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Jennifer Coleman, RD, LDJennifer Coleman, RD, LD, is the White River Medical Center October Employee of the Month. Jennifer was nominated by her co-workers for her commitment to WRMC’s Confidentiality/Privacy Standard. She has worked at WRMC for 12 years, working three years in Nutritional Services before joining Cardio/Pulmonary Rehabilitation. Jennifer oversees daily operations of the program as well as providing outpatient nutritional counseling and inpatient/outpatient tobacco cessation counseling. Jennifer also serves on the Physician Satisfaction Team.

What Jennifer likes most about WRMC is working alongside co-workers who have become more than just great friends; they are like family. She enjoys watching patients improve and seeing their continued progress as she sees them in the community. Jennifer added, “I received great care at WRMC when our children were born.”

Jennifer is married to Win Coleman. Together they have...Read more

Posted on Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Chanel Buskard, Respiratory Therapy, is the Stone County Medical Center Employee of the Month. She has a pleasant attitude at work, and is always willing to help her co-workers. 

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Posted on Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Julie Branscum, RN, Clinical Informatics (CI) is the White River Medical Center (WRMC) September Employee of the Month for demonstrating WRMC’s Ownership Standard. She has worked at WRMC for nine years, four in CI. Julie has also worked in patient care departments: second floor, third floor, and recuperative care.

Julie creates clinical documentation templates within the Meditech System and provides support for physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff.  She likes the caring environment and friendly employees at WRMC.  

In her free time, Julie and her son enjoy spending as much time as possible outdoors. Read more

Posted on Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Annie Solis of Marketing is the White River Medical Center August Employee of the Month for best demonstrating the White River Health System Communication Standard. Annie has been at WRMC for four years. As WRHS’s lead advertiser and writer, she communicates with employees, physicians, patients and volunteers. Her work involves copywriting, as well as planning and executing WRHS advertising and events. Annie also worked closely with the Foundation, Grants and CommHealth Departments when all the departments were a part of one team.

What Annie enjoys most about WRMC is that the organization is always evolving, based on the needs of patients. Because she works in Marketing, Annie has the opportunity to look back on our hospital’s history. She is amazed at the growth from a small 106-bed hospital in 1976 to an entire system of two hospitals,...Read more

Posted on Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Brandi Fagan, RN, July 2014 Employee of the MonthBrandi Fagan, RN-BSN, is the WRMC July Employee of the Month and is being recognized for her commitment to co-workers.  Brandi is a nurse in the Hospital Medicine Department. She assists the Hospital Medicine Physicians by interviewing patients to obtain their medical history and assesses patients’ conditions.  When needed, she investigates medical records for information that may be needed to provide quality care.  Brandi serves as a communication link between the physician, care coordination, and discharge planning.   

Brandi describes her work environment as enjoyable, and her co-workers are professional and helpful.  She appreciates that WRHS Leadership is supportive of continuing education and professional development for employees through tuition reimbursement and scholarship programs. 

Brandi first came to work at WRMC as a nursing assistant where she discovered that she...Read more

Posted on Monday, June 2, 2014

Amy Thompson RN BSNAmy Thompson, RN-BSN, is the WRMC June Employee of the Month.  Amy works on 3rd Floor Central (Medical/Surgical) caring for patients and their families as a floor and charge nurse.  Amy joined WRMC while in nursing school as a Patient Care Tech and worked in almost every department. After graduation, she became a member of the 3rd floor team. Amy describes her floor as challenging with a great team. She serves on the ACE Steering Committee and co-leads the Touch Points presentation during ACE training.

In her spare time, Amy enjoys outdoor activities and her golden retriever puppy, Binx.Read more

Posted on Monday, June 2, 2014

Brad Slade

Brad Slade, Central Sterile, is White River Medical Center’s May Employee of the Month.  Brad is being recognized for his courtesy to patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers.  He has been at WRMC in Central Sterile for more than 10 years. Among other things, he transports patients in the Surgery Department, which is his favorite part of the day.

Brad describes his co-workers as the best people he has ever worked with and his department leaders; Nora Osborne, Carla Langston, and Kelly Cannon, as the people who make it possible for him to be successful. 

Brad and his wife Sonya enjoy spending time with each other, and family and friends. Read more

Posted on Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Stephanie King, WRHS Physician Liaison

Stephanie King, Physician Liaison, is White River Medical Center’s April Employee of the Month.  She was selected by the Reward and Recognition Team for her positive attitude. Stephanie has been at WRMC for three years.  She works closely with physicians, physician staff members, and WRHS employees to develop referrals and grow volume in our service area.  Before becoming the Physician Liaison, Stephanie worked as the CommHealth Coordinator. 

Stephanie enjoys the family environment of the organization, especially her co-workers.

Stephanie and Bryan, her husband of twenty one years, have two children. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, swimming, horseback riding, fishing, canoeing, and anything outdoors.Read more

Posted on Monday, March 3, 2014

Brenda Bowers, White River Medical Center March 2014 Employee of the Month

Brenda Bowers is White River Medical Center’s March Employee of the Month. Brenda works in Environmental Services (EVS) and was selected for her commitment to the White River Health System standards of honesty and integrity. She has worked in the EVS department for four years. Brenda is responsible for cleaning patient rooms and preparing rooms to receive patients. 

When asked what she likes best about WRMC, Brenda answered, “The hospital is equipped with everything to handle any situation. I also love the people that I work with.”

During her free time, Brenda enjoys her four grandchildren.Read more