Hudson, FL – Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, on November 10, honored Anna VanZyl, RN, BSN, who works in the hospital’s pre-admission testing area, as its employee of the month for September. This recognition is given to staff members for going above and beyond expectations for their patients.

Anna VanZyl was honored recently when a patient sent a letter to the hospital’s CEO praising Anna for being so thorough. “She is outstanding to say the least,” said the patient. The patient ended with a congratulations on a great job done at Bayonet Point. In presenting the award CEO Shayne George commented on the outstanding care provided to the surgical/procedural patients prior to surgery. “Anna has the ability to put the patients at ease by explaining in detail what they need to do to get ready for their procedure,” he said. “She is extremely empathetic to their issues and proactive to solve problems that may negatively impair their outcomes. Indeed, I am proud to have Anna on our team,” he added.

As Employee of the Month, Anna VanZyl receives an Employee of the Month pin, a selected blanket gift, a reception with refreshments for her colleagues, and a coveted front row parking spot of her choosing for one month, and a $50 gift card.

In addition, Anna receives a “You Make a Difference” starfish key chain personifying a well known story of the young man and the starfish.

Each Employee of the Month is also placed in nomination for RMCBP’s Employee of the Year to be determined at the end of the year.