Island Hospital’s September 2016 Employee of the Month is Pharmacy Technician, Brianna Sommer.
As a pharmacy technician, Bri is responsible for assisting the pharmacists with the filling of prescriptions for patients. Bri is competent in her daily tasks and performs those duties at a very high level. In her position, she plays an integral role in keeping the Pharmacy Department up-to-date on their competencies, helping to make the compounding safer and more sterile. When new personnel come into the Pharmacy, Bri often assists with training them.
Her co-workers say she is a delight to work with and praise her for her professional composure during the busiest of times. She consistently steps forward to take on extra projects and works diligently to help develop new procedures for the technicians when needed. Her follow through and attention to detail coupled with her positive attitude make her a special staff member.
Since her arrival in 2012, Bri 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, Bri!