With a smile and a paint brush, Tim Temple works to bring quality care to patients at VPH
“He problem solves solutions unique to the behavioral health environment and models empathy and compassion for our patients and for his colleagues.”
After a tornado tore through Thomas Akins’s home in an overnight storm, he was only worried about one thing: getting to work to serve patients and families.
“He is truly the most positive person and a real example of the Credo.”
From organizing ugly sweater parties to serving as a guide for new international students, Jennifer Craker does it all.
“I’ve worked in four institutions with a ton of people in a role like hers, and I’ve never encountered anyone even close to her caliber.”
Thurman Stevens takes extra steps to ease patients’ anxiety
Stevens said he stays on the lookout for patients who may need some extra help.
Leslie Reese helps patients living with HIV navigate life. From arranging appointments and transportation to educating patients on medicines, there’s ‘truly no problem she can’t solve.’
"No matter how difficult the task may be, Leslie finds a way to make someone’s life better."
Arbee Hossain is a genius at helping the Children’s Hospital Outpatient Pharmacy operate at its best for patients and employees
“He works so hard behind the scenes, then shows up to the patient’s room with a smile on his face and makes the whole process appear seamless and easy.”
Chris Turner wants to help patients recover and smile, even if that means sharing stories about the time he dressed up as The Incredible Hulk
“I love putting smiles on people’s faces when they don’t have a lot to smile about."
Chris Pua’s behind-the-scenes work brings him into spotlight
He hopes the software applications and systems he and his team develop work so well that users don’t even notice them.
Nicholas Blackmon creates casts to help children heal. He just received a Credo Award for his dedication, positivity and work ethic.
“Nick always says, ‘it will be OK,’ and ‘we got this.’"