HAYS, Kansas (March 8 2017)— The annual HaysMed Service Awards Banquet was held last night at the Rose Garden Banquet Hall in Hays. The highlight of the banquet was the presentation of the Norman W. Jeter Humanitarian Award, the Sister Mary J. Mollison Nurse of the Year Award and the Vic Eddy, MD, Physician of the Year Award. These awards are the highest level of recognition that an associate of Hays Medical Center can receive.
The Norman W. Jeter Humanitarian Award recognizes an individual’s human kindness and dedication to medical excellence. The award was presented to Lisa Dinkel, Director of the Breast Care Center, Imaging, Orthopedic and Pain Clinic. Dinkel started her career at HaysMed in 1990.
Recipient of the Sr. Mary J. Mollison Nurse of the Year Award was Fernando Guzman-Soto, RN. This award honors a nurse who displays excellence in the areas of job knowledge and performance, quality improvements, self-development and participation in hospital and community affairs. Guzman-Soto has been with HaysMed since 2010 and is a float pool registered nurse working on different units of the hospital to accommodate patient flow.
The Vic Eddy, MD, Physician of the Year Award was presented to Dr. Kevin McDonald, Urologist at the Urology Clinic at HaysMed. The award recognizes a physician who displays a high level of clinical experience and an extraordinary dedication to improving healthcare delivery in the community. Dr. McDonald has been part of the Urology Clinic since 1983..
Mary Jo Gubitoso