Island Hospital’s May 2017 Employee of the Month is Katelyn Pedersen a medical assistant in Fidalgo Medical Associates OB/GYN department.
Katelyn’s duties include preparing patients for their examinations, recording vital signs along with clerical duties such as recording patient medical histories. She works tirelessly to make the busy, unpredictable clinic schedule go smoothly for her providers. In addition, Katelyn is a patient advocate and works hard to ensure patients get the best care possible. Katelyn’s hard work and willingness to help her coworkers is a positive example for the other staff in the clinic. One co-worker notes, “I have truly never met a person as kind and genuine as Katelyn. She never lets a bad day affect her attitude, and she always speaks kindly and calmly to everyone.”
Since her arrival in 2015, Katelyn has characterized Island Hospital’s Promise to consistently provide the best customer service to our patients, families, guests and colleagues. Congratulations and thanks for being an inspiration, Katelyn!