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Credo Award Winner

Drea Gaffney thinks of her own father every time she speaks with patients about their bills

By Nancy Humphrey

Gaffney said that the best part of her job is being able to tell patients that their account is resolved, and they don’t have to worry about it any more.

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Credo Award Winner

Deborah Bohlen celebrated for compassion and support of her team at the office and beyond

By Nancy Humphrey

"Deb supports people in their professional roles as well as their personal roles.”

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Elevate Team Award

When it comes to patients’ medical mysteries, the VUMC Undiagnosed Diseases Network team is on the case

By Nancy Humphrey

Members of the Undiagnosed Diseases Network (UDN) team: Front row, L-R: Amy K. Robertson, MSN, FNP-BC; Lynette…

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Credo Award Winner

The Fixer: Dalton Hogue’s behind-the-scenes work keeps VUMC running smoothly

By Diana Duren

“I didn’t think many people noticed what we do, so it was nice to know someone noticed."

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Five Pillar Leader Award

Lana Howard knocks down barriers to research at Clinical Research Center

By Jill Clendening

"To actually see patients where the research changes the quality of their lives, that’s a huge success."

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Elevate Team Award

VUMC’s 90 valet attendants park a half million cars annually — all with a smile

By Christina Echegaray

"They know the job is more than parking cars."

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Credo Award Winner

Commitment, support for colleagues and a touch of humor put Matt Phillips in the spotlight

By Matt Batcheldor

You work harder if you feel appreciated, if you feel like you have ownership.

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Credo Award Winner

Jonathan Dow’s simple gestures, compassion go a long way to help families

By Nancy Humphrey

"His calmness and kindness helps create a culture of encouragement with everyone he comes in contact with."

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Five Pillar Leader Award

Rob Hood, recognized as top leader, gives all the credit to his team

By Kathy Whitney

"So much of what our team has succeeded in is owed to Dr. Hood’s immeasurable support and wisdom."

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