KNOXVILLE, Iowa – Knoxville Hospital & Clinics is proud to recognize its staff with service awards this year. Thirty-five employees are recognized for their years of service totaling 330 years of providing health care to our patients and the communities we serve.

This year employees are recognized with 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, and 35-year service awards.

5 years of service: Ashley Adams, Nursing-ER; Melody Allison, Business Office; Courtney Bingham, Nursing-Med/Surg.; Eric Clark, Imaging; Dr. Marty Errthum, Provider-Clinic; Shelby Feagins, Nursing-Med/Surg.; Merilee Hamilton, Nursing-Med/Surg.; Elizabeth Hembrook, Nursing-Clinic; Carrie Herold, Business Office; Danise Hyatt, Provider-Clinic; Kyli Jones, Nursing-Clinic; Amanda Just, Clinic; Angelika Kimball, Nursing-Clinic; Amanda Kingrey, Nursing-Surgery; Michelle Lewis, Nursing-Surgery; Andrea Loukota, Nursing-Surgery; Vicky Norrish, Lab; Ally Olson, Referrals; Jill Sage, Case Management; Nastassia Speck, Nursing-Med/Surg.; Patti VanderHart, Business Office; Julie Waltenberger, Cardiac/Pulmonary Rehab; Veronica White, Nursing-Med/Surg.; and Joyce Wilson, Environmental Services.

10 years of service: Dr. Brent Hoehns, Provider-Clinic; Rosie Reid, Nursing-Med/Surg.; and Megan Roop-Essary, Nursing-ER.

15 years of service: Tara Branson, Lab; Dorothy Brown, Business Office; and Troy Padellford, Pharmacy.

20 years of service: Bobi Mart, Imaging; and Stephanie Sterner, Infection Prevention.

25 years of service: Sue Burns, Scheduling-Clinic.

30 years of service: Ann Fee, Nursing-Clinic.

35 years of service: Cheryl James, Nursing-Med/Surg.

Each employee was honored with a VISA gift card in various amounts.

Knoxville Hospital & Clinics is a non-profit community hospital serving Marion County and the surrounding area. Named a “Top 100 Critical Access Hospital” and Voted as Best of Red Rock Area’s “Best Place to Work” and “Best Hospitality”, KHC’s highly skilled medical staff and specialists provide personal, compassionate and innovative quality health care to patients. For more information regarding this release and other happenings at Knoxville Hospital & Clinics, call Public Relations at (641) 842-1485.