KNOXVILLE – Congratulations to Bob Augustin, Maintenance, for being selected the KHC Hero of the Month at Knoxville Hospital & Clinics.

“Every day I see Bob working tirelessly around the hospital. It does not matter what the weather in the winter is like, he is out in the cold making sure our patients have a safe path to walk. He takes tremendous pride in his work and as a result we have an immaculate campus for our patients and staff to enjoy. His work does not go unnoticed! Thank you for your hard work,” read his nomination.

Bob will be in the running for KHC Hero of the Year in May 2020.

The other employees nominated in July were Lu Ann Alexander, Kaylene DeFrancisco and Ashley Jones.

Knoxville Hospital & Clinics, a Critical Access Hospital serving Marion County and the surrounding area, is dedicated to providing personal, progressive quality health care with compassion.  For more information regarding this release and other happenings at Knoxville Hospital & Clinics, call the Public Relations office at (641) 842-1418 or visit