Parkland Health Center is pleased to announce that Patricia ‘PJ’ Williams, RN has been selected as the ICARE Star Service Team Member for December 2018. PJ is a nurse in the intensive care unit and has worked at Parkland Health Center and Mineral Area Regional Medical Center for a combined total of seven years.
Excerpts from PJ’s nomination read, “She is a wonderful mentor, caring nurse and a great peer to all of her fellow workers. She will work in any department and treat everyone…with the utmost respect. She makes sure that no matter who you are, you know that you are important to her and everyone around.”
When asked what she likes about her job, PJ replied, “I love the people! It’s my home away from home.” When asked how she felt about receiving this award, she said, “I was surprised! I was excited that my co-workers nominated me.”
ICARE is Parkland’s patient experience service initiative and the acronym stands for the following values; Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence.