Hudson, Florida (November 13, 2015) – Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, on November 10, honored Anna VanZyl, RN, BSN, who works in the hospital’s pre-admission testing area, as its employee of the month for September. This recognition is given to staff members for going above and beyond expectations for their patients.
Anna VanZyl was honored recently when a patient sent a letter to the hospital’s CEO praising Anna for being so thorough. “She is outstanding to say the least,” said the patient. The patient ended with a congratulations on a great job done at Bayonet Point. In presenting the award CEO Shayne George commented on the outstanding care provided to the surgical/procedural patients prior to surgery. “Anna has the ability to put the patients at ease by explaining in detail what they need to do to get ready for their procedure,” he said. “She is extremely empathetic to their issues and proactive to solve problems that may negatively impair their outcomes. Indeed, I am proud to have Anna on our team,” he added.
As Employee of the Month, Anna VanZyl receives an Employee of the Month pin, a selected blanket gift, a reception with refreshments for her colleagues, and a coveted front row parking spot of her choosing for one month, and a $50 gift card.
In addition, Anna receives a “You Make a Difference” starfish key chain personifying a well known story of the young man and the starfish.
Each Employee of the Month is also placed in nomination for RMCBP’s Employee of the Year to be determined at the end of the year.
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
[if !supportLists]· [endif]MRI, CT, Ultrasound, and Nuclear Medicine Accredited – American College of Radiology
[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 SIX 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.