Englewood, CO, December 20, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- HCA/HealthONE’s Swedish Medical Center has announced Greta Whitehead, RN, as the 2018 Employee of the 3rd Quarter. The award is part of the Swedish excellence awards recognition program to recognize employees who uphold the hospital standards and values every day. Greta was nominated by her peers at Swedish Medical Center, a 408 bed acute care hospital located in Englewood, Colorado.
“Greta is excellent in everything she does,” said Phillip Remani, RN, “she shows compassion for the patients and her co-workers. She works hard and deserves to be employee of the quarter.”
Greta, a dedicated nurse at Swedish for over 27 years, was honored at the quarterly Swedish employee excellence awards in front of nurses, physicians, hospital administration, and friends. “Greta is a very important part of our team here at Swedish,” said Jessica Charles, VP of surgical services at Swedish Medical Center. “It is an honor to recognize her as one of our finest.”
The Swedish excellence awards recognition program is designed to recognize employees at Swedish Medical Center who exemplify the hospital values while continuing to go above and beyond. One employee winner is selected quarterly and is entered as a nominee for the coveted employee of the year.
About Swedish Medical Center
Swedish Medical Center, part of HCA’s HealthONE, is located in the south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of the community for more than 110 years. An acute care hospital with 408 licensed beds, annually Swedish cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team of approximately 2,000 dedicated employees, 300 volunteers and 1,400 physicians.
With stroke door to treatment times averaging just 20 minutes, Swedish serves as the Rocky Mountain Region’s referral center for the most advanced stroke treatment, and was the state’s first Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center. Swedish also serves as the region’s neurotrauma and orthopedic trauma provider and is the south Denver metro area’s only level I trauma facility with a dedicated burn and reconstructive center. Over 150 facilities regularly transfer highly complex cases to Swedish.
Swedish Medical Center offers patients the highest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medical specialty including adult and pediatric emergency, heart care, neurology/neurosurgery, pregnancy and childbirth, orthopedics and joint replacement, cancer care, gastroenterology and liver care, gynecology and urology. Additional information about the hospital is available at www.SwedishHospital.com