Nominate Your Best: Colorado Health Care Professional Recognition Program

Recognizing Those that Make a Difference in the Delivery of Health Care
The Health Care Professional Recognition Program brought to you by the Colorado Hospital Association and American Sentinel University

Congratulations to Colorado Health Care Star
Wendell Heck, Director of Imaging

“Wendell is currently the Director of Medical Imaging. He has been practicing his profession for 24 years. Wendell is licensed in Radiography as well as Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Six Sigma training with General Electric. For the last 24 years, he has held positions ranging from supervisor, manager, MRI applications specialist, as well as the Director supervising 14 employees. Wendell has not had any employee turnover within the last 6 years! Other the last six years, he has been able to help senior leadership in purchasing 2 ultrasound machines, OEC c-arm, a new DR x-ray in the orthopedic clinic, upgrade PAC's system, upgrade MRI, and provide a new Echo reading station. With these upgrades, the radiology department has increased their procedures to 8,000 over a 6 year period. Wendell states, "I am blessed to work with a great team!" Even though Wendell is very busy, he has sights to implement a Women's Center on campus, and provide the convenience to our community with the state of the art imaging service. Southwest Memorial Hospital is extremely lucky to have Wendell and his commitment to excellence.”
Janet Knisley, Director of ICU, Cardiopulmonary and Family Birthing Unit
Southwest Memorial Hospital

The Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) and American Sentinel University, an accredited online provider of health care degree and certificate programs, are helping CHA hospital and health system members recognize and reward stellar employees.
Simply nominate an exceptional clinical professional that has exceeded expectations within your organization. Once the nominations are received CHA will draw from the pool of nominees*.  The chosen individual will be featured the following month on the CHA Career Center web site,  receive a $100 Visa gift card courtesy of American Sentinel University and be entered into a drawing at the end of the year for a full-tuition scholarship toward an accredited health care certificate or degree at American Sentinel University.  
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Nominees not selected in the current month will be considered for future months.