Congratulations to Erica Reiholdsten (PSS, NeuroSurgery), our October employee of the month!
The Employee of the Month Award is based on UWMC’s A.R.I.S.E. values – Accountability, Respect, Innovation, Service, and Excellence.Director of Ambulatory Care, Carol Jones and Adele Wirch, Assistant Director, Ambulatory Care, Neurosurgery, EEG and EMG presented Erica with her award Friday. Pictured from left to right are: Adele Wirch, Erica Reinholdtsen, Jillian Emery, Program Operations Specialist, Surgical Specialties Center (who nominated Erica) and Carol Jones.
ACCOUNTABILITY: Erica goes above and beyond for not only her patients, but patients through UW Medicine. She is quick to act and recognize patient needs following through on her word and providing an exceptional amount of care.
RESPECT: Erica is a team player – always steps in to help as needed without a complaint! She takes time to recognize and appreciate those around her and the support she receives from her team in return..
INNOVATION: Erica frequently finds ways to improve the PSS workflow and reach goals in an efficient manner. She is not afraid to ask questions in times of uncertainty.
SERVICE: Erica has the ability to recognize and meet specific patient needs. You will often see her in the Medical Center directing patients to where they need to be, answering questions or taking action to improve the facilities appearance as appropriate. In a busy clinic and medical center she takes the time to notice when a patient needs direction.
EXCELLENCE: Erica is an excellent member of the UW Medicine team! A wonderful PSS who goes above and beyond for the patients.
Congratulations again, Erica!
To nominate someone for Employee of the Month, visit: http://blogs.hsl.washington.edu/recrampage/?page_id=32
To improve the meaningfulness and timeliness of employee recognition, and to increase awareness of the UWMC Recognition Program, announcements of our formal award recipients are sent to all UWMC staff following each award presentation.