The medical staff at Mount Nittany Medical Center presented the fourth annual Patient C.A.R.E. Awards and the Allied Health Professional Excellence Award to non-physician staff members nominated by physicians for their outstanding performance and commitment to making people healthier.
The Patient C.A.R.E. Awards honor excellence in patient care and services in four categories: Clinical, Administration, Research and Education.
Clinical: Amy Jo Brown, RN
Administration: Wayne Thompson, MS, senior vice president and chief information officer
Research: John Rossi, PharmD, director of pharmacy
Education: Barbara DeVinney-Mills, CPMSM, program coordinator, Penn State Hershey Family Residency Program at Mount Nittany Medical Center
The Allied Health Professional Excellence Award honors an allied health staff member who upholds the standards of clinical care through excellence, service, citizenship and innovation. This year’s recipient is Steve Smith, PA-C, pulmonary medicine, Mount Nittany Physician Group.