Island Hospital’s October 2017 Employee of the Month is Radiologic Technologist Tore Nelsen RT(R)(CT)(MR)(ARRT).
As a radiologic technologist, Tore’s primary role is to use medical imaging equipment such as CT and MRI to produce images of tissues, organs, bones and vessels. Tore is an excellent communicator and is able to effectively explain procedures to patients. Patients are very grateful for his friendly and engaging personality, and his willingness to listen and answer their questions. He makes sure they are comfortable and at ease during their procedure. This is extremely important in order to capture the best quality image. His supervisor notes that, “Tore is dependable and willing to help whenever needed.” He is exceptional at adjusting to changing circumstances, managing multiple tasks and setting priorities.
Since his arrival, Tore 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, Tore!