Marcia Littel (Health Information Management) was recently recognized for her 40 years of work at NVRH.
Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital held its annual recognition dinner for employees on Thursday evening, June 26, at The Sherburne Base Lodge on Burke Mountain. One hundred and fifty people attended; employees were recognized for their years of service as well as certifications they earned during the past year. Paul Bengtson, CEO was the Master of Ceremonies, and his sense of humor, genuine gratitude to employees and stories made the evening enjoyable and entertaining.
5 Years of Service: Chaplaincy: Abby Pollender; Corner Medical: Lise Lussier, Laurie Pearsons; Day Surgery: Paula Geil, RN, Diabetes Education: Erika Owen, RN; Diagnostic Imaging: Glenda Fay Bernier; Emergency Medicine: Rachel Somers, Jennifer Starling, RN, Cynthia Taylor, RN, Janet Wilson, APRN; Finance: Kimberly Hill, Linda Sherman; Intensive Care Unit: Alden Littlefield, RN, Katherine Walters, RN; Laundry: Frederick Wells; Medical Staff: Krista Haight, MD, Karen Kenny, MD, Richard Merrick, MD, Medical/Surgical: Stephanie Porter, RN; Nursing Administration: Melanie Young; Nutrition & Food Service: Karen Barss; Orthopaedics Clinic: Martha Erwin, Jane Vinton; Physician Practices: Marie Dimick; St. J Pediatrics: Danielle Ball, RN; Tobacco Cessation: Cheryl Glick; Volunteer Services: Charles Bucknam, Jeannette Farmer, Donna May, Barbara Stamm, Arlene Stuart, Dyanna Thresher, Women's Wellness: Annie Montminy, Cynthia Turner, LPN.
10 Years of Service: Community Connections: Pam Smart; Corner Medical: Holly McKeon, RN; Development: James Flynn; Diagnostic Imaging: Deborah Haselton, Richard Page, Yvette Parker, Konnie Perkins; Information Services: Keith Willey; Medical Staff: Michael Rousse, MD; Medical Surgical: Norah Lewis, RN; Patient Accounts: Deanne Robinson, Volunteer Services: Diana Reynolds.
15 Years of Service: Access: Jeannine LaCoss; Anesthesia: Carroll Ruhlman, CRNA; Birth Center: Constance Rath Kruszyna, RN; Emergency Medicine: Marlene Quilliam, RN; Finance: Robert Hersey, Ella Kelsey, Madeline Robertson; Human Resources: Betty Ann Gwatkin; Information Services: Thomas Quackenbush; Medical Staff: Marc Bouchard, MD, Candice Ortiz, MD, Elaine Stasny, MD; Medical Surgical: Denise Stevens, RN; Nutrition & Food Service: Virginia Jenks Flanders; Plant Operations: Gary Hatcher; St. J Pediatrics: Linda Ward; SPD: Diana Baugh-Lopez; Volunteer Services: Rachel Charron; Women's Wellness: Lorraine Black, Deborah Morse, LPN.
20 Years of Service: Emergency Medicine: Debra Bach, RN, Karen Jenkins; Health Information Management: Holly Barrett, Marilyn Berube; Kingdom Internal Medicine: Elaine Robinson, APRN; Medical Staff: Stanley Baker, MD, David Brody, MD, Katherine Silloway, DDS; Medical Surgical: Christine Thompson, RN; Nursing Administration: Constance Charron, RN; Nursing Education: Carol Hodges, RN; Pathology: Lynn Collins; Pediatric/Med Surg: James Becker, RN; Volunteer Services: Gail Roberts; Women's Wellness: Anea Lelong, CNM.
25 Years of Service: Corner Medical: Miriam Simon, PA; Emergency Medicine: Lori Ely; Environmental Services: Teala Hooker; Intensive Care Unit: Colleen Herrity, RN, Laura Sophrin, RN; Kingdom Internal Medicine: Linda Hunkins, RN; Orthopaedics Clinic: Kimberly Gammell; Plant Operations: Scott Willman; SPD: Linda Lockwood.
30 Years of Service: Medical Staff: John Ajamie, MD, Richard Bennum, MD, Craig Dreisbach, MD, Gregory MacDonald, MD; Nursing Administration: Eugenie Kroeger, Janice Santaw, RN; Operating Room: Keith Ruede, PA; Quality Management: James Coulson.
35 Years of Service: Medical Staff: William Sargent, MD; Nursing Education: Barbara Byrne, RN.
40 Years of Service: Health Information Management: Marcia Little; Medical Staff: Ted Houle, MD; Nutrition & Food Service: Ann Creaser.
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Certification: Birth Center: Valerie Lemieux, RN; Day Surgery Unit: Judith Wheeler, RN; Intensive Care Unit: Eric Kierstead, RN, Lyndi Medico, RN; Medical Surgical: Kathryn Butterfield, RN, Erika Downing, RN, Megan Fenoff, RN, Marilee Norcross, RN, Brenda Smith, RN; Operating Room: Susannah Keller, RN; Pediatric/Med Surg: Lynn Kostur, RN, Norah Lewis, RN.
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Instructor Certification: Intensive Care Unit: Eric Kierstead, RN, Barbara Byrne, RN.
Advanced Certification in Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry Bone Densitometry: Diagnostic Imaging: Deborah Haselton.
Advanced Certification in Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Diagnostic Imaging: Tyler Fournier
American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography: Diagnostic Imaging: Jacquelyn Zaun
Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Administration: SPD: Michael Janesik
Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Day Surgery Unit: Kelly Lemieux, RN; Emergency Medicine: Monique Paquette, RN; Intensive Care Unit: Jonathan Dupuis, RN, Deborah Keon, RN, Katherine Walters, RN.
Certified Healthcare Assister: Community Connections: Shauna Barrett, Stephen Kline.