Hudson, Florida (July 29, 2015) – Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point has announced the recipients of its second quarter volunteer Star Awards. The awards were presented on July 24 in the hospital’s Shoreline Cafeteria. Five Star honored volunteers included Christopher Marshall, Margaret “Naida” Flynn and Thomas Devine with Virginia “Ginnie” Fournier recognized with the One Star Award.
Christopher Marshall has been a Courier with the hospital since September 2000 and has earned more than 2,197 merit hours. Christopher is known for being reliable, always ready to work and a team player. His quiet helpful demeanor makes him one of those sometimes overlooked volunteers who quietly comes in and performs their job well, week after week.
Margaret “Naida” Flynn owns the beautiful smiling face that has greeted visitors at the Welcome Center A every Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning since January 2013! She has earned more than 964 merit hours. Her joy and sense of humor make her a pleasure to work with and the best face to greet Regional Medical Center visitors as they walk through the front door for the first time.
Thomas Devine began volunteering at the hospital in April 2002 as a courier and has accumulated a total of 2,830 merit hours. Tom never misses a shift, offers to take additional assignments and is always cheerful with patients, staff and fellow volunteers. His calm and cheerful demeanor makes him a pleasure to be around.
Virginia “Ginnie” Fournier has been a volunteer since June 2013 and has a total of 4,375 merit hours working as a Courier Dispatcher and in the Gift Shop at least four times a week. She trains, schedules and provides assistance in the Gift Shop whenever needed. According to her co-workers, Ginnie is the perfect example of a volunteer who “goes the extra mile.”
Attached photo: Regional Medical Center Volunteer Stars for Second Quarter pose for a photo. Left to right: Christopher Marshall, Ginny Fournier, Naida Flynn and Tom Devine.
About Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point
Regional Medical Center Bayonet has been serving the community since 1981. We are a 290-bed acute care hospital located in Hudson, FL and home of the nationally acclaimed Heart Institute. We have more than 350 physicians, 1,264 employees and 500 volunteers on our integrated healthcare delivery team.
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point has achieved distinction in the following areas:
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[if !supportLists]· [endif]Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]2010, 2011, and 2013 Top Performing Hospital for Key Quality Measures for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical care – The Joint Commission
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Certified Advance Primary Stroke Center – Joint Commission
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Heart & Stroke Champions Award Winner 1998 – 2011
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[if !supportLists]· [endif]Approved Community Cancer Program – American College of Surgeons.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]5 Joint Commission Disease-Specific Certifications: primary stroke center, acute myocardial infarction, coronary artery bypass graft, joint replacement hip, joint replacement knee!
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Awarded Hospital Safety Score of “A” in FIVE consecutive rankings by The Leapfrog Group.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Recipient of the 2014 American Heart Association (AHA)/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Gold Performance Achievement Award in stroke.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Awarded full Atrial Fibrillation Certification status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC).
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point is located at 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson, FL. 34667. For additional information on Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point visit www.rmchealth.com or www.heartoftampa.com or visit us on Facebook.