November 2017 – Employee of the Month

Amanda FloecknerNews

Island Hospital’s November 2017 Employee of the Month is Island Bistro Cook Melissa Pettit.

Melissa is a hard working individual who is always willing to assist her co-workers. She cares about every person in her department and comes to work each day with a smile. Melissa takes pride in her work and believes that every patient should be fed an enjoyable and nourishing meal. To this end she was instrumental in the successful launch of the new patient menu. In addition to fulfilling patient meal requests, Melissa spends part of her day making delicious desserts for the Bistro. Although she juggles multiple tasks, Melissa always has her work planned out perfectly each day. As stated by her co-worker, “She is an exemplary employee who I want to emulate in my own work.”

Since her arrival in 2009, Melissa 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, Melissa!