Employee of the Month

Posted on Friday, October 2, 2015

Allan Wood is the October White River Medical Center (WRMC) Employee of the Month for commitment to Safety.  Allan works in Environmental Services/Laundry and, in almost five years with WRMC, has never missed a day of work. In the Laundry, Allan sorts and washes linens.  He stocks linen carts on the patient care floors daily.

Allan likes being able to help patients and enjoys his co-workers.

Allan and his wife Kim have been married for 37 years.  They have two children and four grandchildren.  Allan enjoys watching the Arkansas Razorbacks, the races at Batesville Speedway in Locust Grove, and spending time with his family.  Read more

Posted on Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Daralis Williams WRMC September 2015 Employee of the MonthDaralis Williams, Patient Financial Services Department is White River Medical Center’s September Employee of the Month.  Daralis was nominated by her co-workers for her commitment to maintaining the confidentiality and privacy of patient information.  She is the lead biller on the team responsible for the timely and accurate billing of $43M of healthcare services each month.

Daralis recognized her co-workers and enjoys helping patients to be sure insurance claims are paid.  She has worked in Patient Financial Services for 11 years.

Daralis and Jeremy, her husband of 19 years, are the parents of three children, ages 17, 16 and 6.  The Williams have served as youth leaders at their church for 19 years.  Doralis enjoys spending time with her family and reading. ...Read more

Posted on Monday, August 3, 2015

Linda Pospisil, RN, of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), is the White River Medical Center (WRMC) August “Employee of the Month” for best demonstrating the “Ownership” Standard of Behavior.  Linda’s role as Charge Nurse includes caring for and educating patients and their families, in addition to her service on the Rapid Response Team.  She has been with WRMC for 16 years. 

What Linda enjoys most about working at WRMC is her co-workers.

Linda has been married to her husband for 40 years.  Together they have two children and six grandchildren.  Linda enjoys spending time with family, camping and barbecue!Read more

Posted on Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Johnna McDaniel RN, Batesville Oncology

Johnna McDaniel, RN, is the WRMC July Employee of the Month.  She was nominated by her co-workers because she communicates well with patients, families, and co-workers.

Johnna is a nurse at the Batesville Oncology Clinic located in the hospital’s ground floor.  She is responsible for patient assessment, IV access, drawing labs, administering chemotherapy and iron infusions, patient and family education, and insurance pre-authorization.  She is also active in Ribbons of Hope, an organization that assists cancer patients with needs not covered by their insurance.

At Batesville Oncology, Johnna enjoys being part of a team that works together to meet the needs of their patients.  She considers her co-workers extended family and strives to make every patient feel like they are also a part of an extended family.

Johnna has been an oncology...Read more

Posted on Monday, April 6, 2015

Cheyenne Carins RN, WRMC ICUCheyenne Cairns, RN, is the White River Medical Center April Employee of the Month. Cheyenne works in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and was selected for Courtesy. She is a Registered Nurse providing direct patient care in the ICU. Cheyenne has been with WRMC for five years, first as a nurse in the Float Pool before joining the ICU team.
She describes her co-workers as family that work together as a team and always available to help each other. 

Posted on Monday, April 6, 2015

Kim Ramer, SCMC Radiology DepartmentKim Ramer from Radiology is the SCMC March Employee of the Month.  Kim represents all our employee standards according to her co-workers.  She is always respectful, pleasant, and always willing to help by taking on extra duties.Read more

Posted on Monday, April 6, 2015

Robert Luck, SCMC Respiratory TherapyCongratulations to Stone County Medical Center's (SCMC) Employee of the Month, Robert Lucy. Robert works in the Respiratory Therapy Department at SCMC.Read more

Posted on Monday, April 6, 2015

Kara Tibbits RN, Stone County Medical Center NursingKara Tibbits, RN is the Stone County Medical Center Employee of the Month. Kara helps patients feel at ease and is always willing to help others. Congratulations Kara.Read more

Posted on Monday, April 6, 2015

Bonnie Sutterfield, SCMC Dietary DepartmentThe Stone County Medical Center (SCMC) Employee of the Month is Bonnie Sutterfield. Bonnie works in SCMC's Dietary Department and is being recognized for providing great food and excellent service to patients, guests, and her co-workers.Read more

Posted on Monday, April 6, 2015

Stephanie Wade RN, March 2015 Employee of the MonthStephanie Wade, RN, Maternity Services is the White River Medical Center (WRMC) March Employee of the Month. Stephanie is being recognized for her positive attitude. She provides holistic care to expectant, laboring, and post-partum mothers, as well as their newborns. Her prior experience in Surgical Services has equipped her to assist with urgent C-Sections. Stephanie has been with WRMC for 11 years, working as an RN in the Medical/Surgical Units and Surgery prior to joining the Maternity Department.

The caring, family-oriented atmosphere is what Stephanie enjoys most about working at WRMC, and especially in the Maternity Department. She is proud to be a part of a team that demonstrates such a genuine love for patient care. 

Stephanie has been married to her husband, Randy, for 17 years. They have two...Read more

Posted on Monday, April 6, 2015

Tara Grady, WRMC Patient Financial ServicesWhite River Medical Center’s February Employee of the Month is Tara Grady.  Tara works in WRMC’s Patient Financial Services Department.  She began her career with White River Health System at Stone County Medical Center and has been a part of our organization for 18 years. 

Tara is responsible for posting payments to patients’ accounts, completing daily deposits, maintaining deceased and bankruptcy records, working closely with self-pay patient, and serving as the contact for collection agencies.  Tara also serves on the Cost Control Committee.

Tara enjoys working at WRMC because her co-workers are like family.  She appreciates WRHS’ commitment to patient care and satisfaction while patients are in the hospital and the interaction with them after they are discharged.

Tara and her husband Justin have two daughters, ages 15 and 3.  She enjoys...Read more

Posted on Monday, April 6, 2015

Brook Cossey, WRMC Clinic AdministrationBrook Cossey, Clinic Systems Analyst, is the WRMC December Employee of the Month.  She was nominated by her co-workers for best demonstrating WRMC’s Appearance Standard. 

Her career with WRHS began at the Newark Medical Clinic in 2009. She moved to clinic billing in 2011 and transferred to her current position in 2013. She enjoys the office environment and her co-workers.  “I am thankful and feel privileged to be a part of WRMC,” she said.

Brook and her husband of six years are the parents of three children.  She enjoys shopping, all sports, and outdoor activities. Read more