January

Recognition from Patient/Patient Family Members:

• Maureen Bunch (Infection Prevention-Employee Health Nurse)…..I appreciate how Mauri goes above and beyond.  She is the reason for the communication and it’s nice to talk to her.

• Carmen Lopez (SNF CNA)…..Carmen was always upbeat, happy, helpful, and professional.  She is an asset to your fine facility.

• Patty Bonner (LTAC RN)…..Patty is great.  She takes the time to talk to me and make me feel better.

• Sarah Yanchak (Case Manager)…..Sarah does a great job. She is very helpful.  She is an unnoticed hero.

• Alan Russell (PT)…..Alan was always encouraging and patient.  His skills certainly helped me get a little stronger.  Thanks.

• Austin Cleveland (CEO)…..What a friendly, helpful man.  Thank you for helping us find our way.

• Sondra Lewis (SNF Unit Secretary)…..A great staff member.

• Taylar Apsey (LTAC RN)…..Taylar has really made me good.  Always smiling.  She is one of a kind.  I wish others could be like her.

• Elizabeth Loucks (SNF RN)…..I can’t say enough about her. She knows her stuff and she brightens up my day with her personality and kindness.  My hats off to another one of your very caring and professional employees.  Thank you sincerely.

• Denise Sisneros (SNF RN)…..She is one of the most kind and caring nurses that I have dealt with since I have been at Vibra.  I see the way she treats people and I am very impressed.  She needs to be commended for a job well done.  You have a great staff of Nurses, Doctors, and CNA’s.  I would recommend your facility to any and all newcomers.  Thank you, Denise for being a soft spoken and very kind professional.

• Chukwuma Duru (SNF CNA)…..Chuck takes his work seriously.  He is always cheerful.  I admire his ambitions.

• Lyn LaChapelle (SNF LPN)…..Lyn is a fine nurse.  She is very competent at her job and is pleasant to everyone.

• Lawrence Hernandez (Director of Quality & Risk Management)…..I appreciate how Lawrence helps me.

• Staci Gabrielle (LTAC RN)…..Staci has a great bedside manner.  She is tremendous.

• Taylar Apsey (LTAC RN)…..A wonderful caring person.  Good care.

• Kathy Mann (LTAC RN)…..A very thoughtful person.  Thank you.

• Lori Parsons (LTAC RN)…..Lori always takes time to talk to me.  It makes a world of difference.

• Rasa Leung (LTAC LPN)…..Rasa is great.  She is very attentive, always checks in, and gets things done.

• Dawn Schmitt (LTAC LPN)…..Dawn is tremendous.

• Kathy Patterson (RT)…..Kathy is first class.

• Arnaud Schneider (LTAC RN)…..Arnaud is the essential professional caregiver.  He is so caring and thorough.  He is the best.

• Dianne Arnold (Housekeeping)…..Dianne always makes me feel good.

• Paul Geneson (LTAC CNA)…..Paul is a really good CNA.  He is really attentive.  He rarely misses anything.

• Martha Mendoza (LTAC CNA)….A good CNA, very helpful in every way.

• Ricky Bush (LTAC RN)…..A wonderful caring person.  Thank you.

• Ugo Akotaobi (LTAC RN)…..A cheerful, caring RN.  Thank you.

• Denise Sisneros (SNF RN)…..Denise was always very caring and helpful.  Very professional, but wonderfully nurturing.  Thank you.

• Johnathan Valdez (SNF CNA)…..Always polite, courteous, patient, and helpful.  Johnathan is most certainly an asset to your organization.  Thank you.

• Elizabeth Loucks (SNF RN)…..Elizabeth was amazingly professional and always caring; my favorite nurse here. (among many very good ones).  I will miss her.  Thank you.

• Stephanie Ramirez (SNF CNA)…..Stephanie was always cheerful and happy.  Always eager to help us in any way.

• Corina Lohrman (SNF RN)…..Corina was amazingly professional and always sensitive to our needs.  Thank you so much.

• Elizabeth Loucks (SNF RN)…..Elizabeth was amazingly nurturing, encouraging, and helpful.  A true credit to her occupation and an asset to your fine facility.  Thanks so much.

• Mandy Hill (SNF CNA)…..She is great.

• Angie Pittman (SNF CNA)…..She does a great job.

• Karen Blair (PTA)…..She is an awesome staff member.

• Lyn LaChapelle (SNF LPN)…..She is so nice and funny.  When I was down she always made me laugh.  She is a wonderful nurse.   She cares, and it shows in everything she does.  All you staff is terrific, but she is extra terrific.

• Leann Draper (SNF LPN)…..She is the best, always cheerful.  She listens to and cares about what makes her patients comfortable.  Truly a great person and a shining soul.  A great nurse.

• Paul Geneson (LTAC CNA)…..He is the greatest man I have ever met.  He is a kind, hard working gentlemen.

• Heike Downing (PT)…..It has been a total pleasure to work with Heike.  She knows what she is doing and with her help I’ve gotten close to going home.  She is just fun to work with, I’ll miss her.

• Liz Bekerman (COTA)…..Liz is a great motivator and clearly good at what she does.  Great sense of humor and, like all you staff, she cares about her patients and their well being.

• Juliana Atkins (Wound Care RN), Dr. Cullinan…..A very wonderful and caring pair.  They are special in every way.

• Dr. Masotti and Dr. Morgan…..Thanks for their good care.  Would always answer our questions.

• Paul Geneson (LTAC CNA)…..During a HCAHPS survey with a patient, he raved about the care and kindness Paul delivered.  The patient stated Paul was always patient, answered call lights quickly, treated the patient with great respect, and listened carefully.

• Hazel Morandarte (SNF CNA)…..She is always there.  Helpful and good to me.

• Tony Roberts (Lead PT) and Jennifer Kishimoto (OT)….. They are both great.  Do such a good job.

• Trina Brown (LTAC RN)….. Trina is knowledgeable, prompt, efficient, and friendly.  She answers my light quickly and gives me my medications right on time.