POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. — Brittany Hollingshead and Jodie Saunders have been named as Pleasant Valley Hospital Employees of the Month for December 2016 and January, respectively.
PVH announced the Customer Service Employee of the Month for December 2016 as Hollingshead, a radiology receptionist. She began her career at PVH in July 2006.
The Employee of the Month at Pleasant Valley Hospital takes extra steps to provide excellent customer service like Hollingshead’s friendliness and eagerness to help staff members and patients at PVH.
She was nominated because she always greets everyone with a smile. Her outstanding personality is heard through her phone conversations, according to PVH. Many offices request to speak with her due to her positive attitude. She is not only helpful to patients and other hospital staff, but she is always willing to lend a hand to the rest of the department when they need it. She goes above and beyond her job duties.
Hollingshead lives in Point Pleasant, W.Va., with her sons Charles, 8, Shawn, 7, and Blessed, 6.
PVH also announced the Customer Service Employee of the Month for January as Jodie Saunders. Saunders is an LPN at the Pleasant Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center who began her career at PVH in March of 2002.
She was recently nominated after noticing an alarming change in a resident during her normal routine. When she realized the resident was having difficulty breathing, Saunders quickly got a breathing treatment set up for her. From there, she continually checked on this resident, and took the time to sit and talk with the resident to make sure that she was breathing better.
Saunders lives in Patriot, Ohio. She has a daughter, Lauren, 22, son, Michael Todd, 16, and grandson Jaxson. She is currently attending the University of Rio Grande to become and RN and she enjoys spending time with her grandson.
In this recognition, both Hollingshead and Saunders received a $50 check and a VIP parking space. They will also be eligible for the Customer Service Employee of the Year award with a chance for $250.