Central sterilizing room surgery team recognized with Extra Mile Award

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The central sterilizing room surgery team, including Breanna Parker, April Kinsey, Valinda Wood, Christie Williams, Divanna Hall, Britany McTaggart, Corey Fowler, Tara Young, Molly Coble, and Kaitlyn Stanley, was recently awarded Gordon Hospitals prestigious Extra Mile Award.

This special award was created by members of the hospitals Employee Engagement Committee to recognize employees who go above and beyond the call of duty on a regular basis. It is awarded monthly to deserving employees selected by the hospitals directors.

The CSR surgery team was nominated by Chief Nursing Officer Amy Jordon with the following words: Recently, we were in a critical situation, and these employees took it in stride. They changed their personal schedules, made multiple trips back and forth to Murray Medical Center, worked very long hours, even overnight, and never once complained. They exemplified our mission and the best of our culture through this major issue and didn't think twice about doing it. We are so proud of them and the example they set for all of us.

About Gordon Hospital

Founded in 1935, Gordon Hospital is proud to be a member of Adventist Health System. With a sacred mission of extending the healing ministry of Christ, Adventist Health System (AHS) is a connected system of care for every stage of life and health. More than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in physician practices, hospitals, outpatient clinics, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies, and hospice centers provide individualized, wholistic care. A Christian mission, shared vision, common values, focus on whole-person health, and commitment to making communities healthier unify the systems 46 hospital campuses and hundreds of care sites in diverse markets throughout nine states.

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