Sarasota Memorial Hospital - Sarasota Doctors
         


You are seeing this message because you have security settings on high, or you need the latest version of the Macromedia Flash Player.
This content requires the Macromedia Flash Player. To obtain the latest version click
Get Flash


GUIDE TO YOUR HOSPITAL VISIT
   » Health Insurances Accepted
   » Maps and Directions
   » Pre-registration
   » Patient Care Services
   » Visiting Hours

OUTPATIENT CARE CENTERS
   » Bayside Center for Behavioral Health
   » Blackburn Point
   » Healthplex Fitness Center
   » Heritage Harbour
   » Institute for Advanced Medicine
   » University Parkway
   » Walk-In Medical Centers
   » Ambulatory Locations

SPECIALIZED SERVICES
   » Institute for Advanced Medicine
   » Institute for Cancer Care
   » Heart & Vascular Institute
   » Neuroscience Center of Excellence
   » Home Care
   » Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
   » Comprehensive Bariatric Program

COMMUNITY HEALTH Calendar
   » Calendar of Events
   » Support Groups
   » Speakers Bureau
   » Board Meeting Schedule

SARASOTA MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION

   » About the Foundation
   » Ways You Can Help
   » Vim & Vigor Healthcare Magazine

HEALTHLINE - Find A Physician
   » Find A Physician
   » Physician Referral
   » Service Referral
   » Bishopric Medical Library
   » Health Information and Education

ADVANCES IN HEALTHCARE
   » Da Vinci Robotic Surgery
   » Deep Brain Stimulation (coming soon)
   » Induced Hypothermia
   » Hyperbaric Chamber
   » Robo Medica (coming soon)
   » Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
   » Clinical Trials and Research

COMMUNITY OUTREACH
   » Speakers Bureau
   » Community Partnerships
   » Corporate Volunteer Program
   » Employee Assistance Program
   » Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation
   » Charter Plan Small Business Insurance

HEALTH E-CLICKS NEWSLETTER

   » Health e-clicks Newsletter Archive
   » Subscribe Here

   » More News

 
 
Click here to learn more.
 


Staff Recognition


At Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, we understand the importance of celebrating people who truly take pride in taking care of people. The organization's values are based on our desire to create an environment that supports and rewards caring, compassion, excellence, teamwork, trust, mutual respect, recognition and cost-effective, ethical behavior.

Meet Our Employee and Leader of the Year:

This past spring, Sarasota Memorial hosted its annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony to recognize the many achievements of staff, physicians and volunteers. Singled out from more than 4,000 employees as Sarasota Memorial's 2008 EXCEL Employee of the Year was Jackie Bland, RN, of the Renal/Diabetic and Wound Care Unit. An employee since 1982, Bland has served as an invaluable resource for colleagues and a role model for excellence in patient care.

2008 Leader of the Year Adeana Osika heads the Food and Nutrition Department, Diabetes Treatment Services and Comprehensive Bariatric Program. An employee since 1994, Adeana is a true SMHCS success story, starting out as a dietetic intern and working her way up to become a respected director.

Congratulating the two winners of the organizationís most prestigious awards, are from left, Sarasota County Public Hospital Board Chairwoman Donna Barcomb; CEO Gwen MacKenzie; 2008 Leader of the Year Adeana Osika, Registered/Licensed Dietitian; 2008 EXCEL Employee of the Year Jackie Bland, RN IV; and former Hospital Board member Jim Tollerton, who funds the EXCEL Employee of the Month Award through Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation, Inc.

Sarasota Memorial Honors Our 2008 Nurses and PCAs of Excellence:

The highlight of Sarasota Memorial's 2008 Nursesí Week in May was the naming of this year's Magnet Nurses and PCAs of Excellence. Chosen by their peers from more than 1,200 SMHCS caregivers, the staff represent the dedication and expertise of the entire patient care team. Front row, l-r: PCA of Excellence Richard Mellott, Extended Surgery Recovery; Chief Nursing Officer Jan Mauck; Nurses of Excellence Debbie McGonigle, Ortho; Tracy Hegemier, Pain Care; Kim Grissom, Bayside. Back row: Nurse of Excellence Penny Billings, Med-Surg Oncology; PCA of Excellence Marcia Gibbons, Open Heart Step Down; Nurse of Excellence Anita Manchester, MAC; PCA Jacquelyn Linse, CP2; Nurses of Excellence Judy Weiser, Nursery; Mary Bradley, Clinical Research; Barbara Allen, Open Heart Step Down and Christina Taylor, Cardiac Progressive. Not pictured: Nurse of Excellence Vanessa Paquette, Cardiac Acute, and PCA Adrienne Vought, Neuro/Uro.

Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records.  If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public records request,
do not send electronic mail to this entity.  Instead, contact Sarasota Memorial Health Care System Public Relations Offices by phone or in writing:
1700 South Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Florida 34239 | 941-917-9000 or 800-764-8255.
CONSUMER DATA: Sarasota Memorial is accredited by The Joint Commission. Click here for information.
Agency for Health Care Administration Centers for Medicare / Medicaid Services  |  PRIVACY
Site optimized for Internet Explorer  |  Copyright © 2009.. Sarasota Memorial Health Care System. All rights reserved.