149 Employees, 16 Retirees Honored|
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
One hundred forty-nine employees who work at Putnam Hospital Center were recently recognized at a dinner reception for their years of service to the Carmel hospital. In addition, 16 retirees were honored for their dedication to Putnam County's only acute care hospital and largest employer.
PHC President and CEO Donna M. McGregor, PHC Board of Directors Chairman Keiren M. Farquhar, Health Quest President and CEO Michael T. Weber, and PHC Medical Staff President Janusz Rudnicki, MD, each spoke at the event, thanking the employees for their efforts on behalf of Putnam Hospital Center. Recognition awards were presented to the employees who are celebrating their 35-, 30-, 25-, 20-, 15-, 10- and 5-year service anniversaries.
Joan Nelson led the honorees with 35 years of service to the organization, followed by Patricia Greenwood-O'Keefe and Lynn Hill, each with 30 years. Laura Deckel, Alfred Dioguardi, Joaquin Maxino, Vickie Maxino, Nancy Plaza, Adorlita Urbi, Robert A. Wenke and Nancy Ziegler were recognized for having worked 25 years at PHC while Karen Brice, Jean Debenedetto, Darla Dubail, Joan Lyons, Joyce Moran, Rita Reale, Mary Stimson, Donna Teehan and Robert Timpson were honored for their 20 years at the Carmel hospital. Eleven employees were honored for their 15 years of service to the hospital-Daniella Aureliani, Thomas Gorman, Rosemarie Mahoney, John Mark, Jacqueline Marvel, Susan Miller, John Mulreany, Kathleen Piscionere, Bianca Sherman, Joanne Valentino and Theresa Vanderhoff.
Forty-two employees were recognized for their 10 years of service to the hospital: Richard Bevier, Carmela Diane Borella, Paula Bors, Amandine Boujon, Jean Carey, Anne Cass,
Ernest Cruz, Donna Defreitas, Frances DeMatteo, Karen Desiena, Daniel Dolenk, Alfredo Dubongco, Carrie Frattura, Beatriz Garzon, Eugene Gaudio, Yolanda Guglielmo, Carol Hann-Meehan, Gail Harmon, Melissa Hendrickson, Susan Hosford, Camille Anne Lapadula, Martha Lopes, Jean Louizaire, Elizabeth Mancuso, Jennifer Mariluz, Felice Martinez, Michael McCarthy, Gretchen Montazella, Johanne Montgomery, Alberto Javier Oblitas, Harris Parr, Alexander Penzes, Gerald Porteus, Wendy Richardson, Linda Rose Rondina, Jodi Scalesi, Marjorie Schneider, Billie Sporin, Kathleen Steiger, Mary Stroud, Grace Supper and Catherine Ventura.
Seventy-six employees were recognized for their five years with PHC: Kathryn A'hearn, Catherine Ahern, Bernadette Bartolomeo, Rhonda Bender, Shkelzen Berisha, Vera Berisha, Nicole Bishop-Perez, Matthew Brancato, Lynne Brocksopp, Natalia Brown-naidu, Louise Cantarella, Lorraine Cheney, Marissa Chiapperino, Luisa Coelho, Christine Courtman, Joanne Crysler, Peter Deatcher, Kimberly Dempsey, Ann Depolito, Angelo Desimone, Michele Deslandes, Jacquelyn Dixon, Anthony Dolot, Maritza Donohue, Eniko Dragomir, Marykutty Ennacheril, Danuta Fanning, Beverly Fay, Marie Flattery, Alice Fursich, Shelley Gomes, Marlene Green, Melissa Gruini, Amy Hafkemeyer, Joanne Harms, Barbara Howell, Steven Jeseck, Donna Jurus-Difabio, Jyoti Kelkar, Tina Krom, Rohan Lattery, Nancy Lawton, Daniel Marsh, Ernesto Martinez, Nicole Matthews, Charles McConville, Bethany Melin, Dorothy Mellett, Helia Mendoza, Donna Morales, Erin Mulligan, Kristina Muradyan, Denise Musa-Sullivan, Albert Neziri, Dorcas Nichols, Carol Nowakowski, Elizabeth O'Donnell, Magret Onabanjo, Nicole Palladino, Karen Patrick, Evelyn Pemberton, Jaclyn Piscitelli, Stephen Popp, Marie Rangel, Celia Rodrigues, Maura Rooney, Debra Samad, Lynnette Santolla, Katharina Schiller, Rebecca Shaffer, Julie Sills, Lazder Smajlaj, Monique Torres, Dennis Ullman, Heidi Winsor and Julie Zarro.
Sixteen retirees were honored for their years of service: Margaret Byrne (37 years), Antoinette Biolchini (36 years), Janice Welton (32 years), Christine Wetzel (28 years), Carole Hobbs (27 years), Katherine Castaldo (24 years), Kris Readding (22 years), Nancy Kilkenny (22 years), Eileen Fallon (22 years), Patricia Varveri (21 Years), Cathleen Walsh (19 years), Edward Walsh (18 years), Catherine Salerno (18 years), Pauline Bixler-Schuman (18 years), Mary Howansky (14 years), and Kathleen Bowman (11 years).