Congratulations and Accolades!

THANK YOU FOR YOUR DEDICATION! Members of the DeKalb Medical Environment of Care Committee recently held a training session for all departmental safety representatives.  These safety representatives work in various clinical and non-clinical areas and are responsible for performing and reporting Safety/Hazarard Surveillance Rounds in their assigned areas.
Special thanks to each safety representatives for their participation and the individuals who helped make this training session a success!

  • Tisha Leonhadt
  • Mike Burrows
  • Marti Shaver
  • Carl Lallerstedt
  • Clanfort Robinson
  • Kim Jarrett
  • Greg Hinesley
  • James Houp
  • Rudy Castorina
  • Bert Vaughn

WAY TO GO! Jencie McDavid a speech therapist at Hillandale recently completed her certification in VitalStim.  Through the use of VitalStim, Jencie will be able to assist rehab patients with swallowing and other deficits by accelerating strengthening and restoring function faster.  Rehab is very excited about the addition of this new service for patients!
CONGRATULATIONS! Shelley Smith DiCecco has completed her Lymphology Association of North America (LANA) certification.  LANA certification signifies a therapist not only received certification in lymphedema, but chose to become a true specialist in the field of lymphedema therapy by completing the national certification examination. Keep up the great work!
CONTINUED SUPPORT! The Hillandale Breast Cancer Support Group celebrated their annual holiday dinner to commemorate a wonderful year of success and growth. We wish each participant continued strength in the New Year.