Halifax Health recently recognized its top employees at a Team Member Recognition Banquet.
During the event, Don Walls, a licensed practical nurse in Halifax Health’s Employee Health Department, was named Halifax Health Team Member of the Year for 2017.
A Daytona Beach resident, Walls has been a Halifax Health employee since 2002. His job responsibilities include performing new hire intake evaluations, billing, and overseeing the Occupational Exposure Program. He also performs tuberculosis testing and various vaccinations to ensure that employees are up-to-date with annual and regulatory requirements.
Along with the honor of being voted Team Member of the Year by his co-workers, Walls was awarded with check presentations from Halifax Health-Auxiliary, Halifax Health-Office of the Medical Staff and Halifax Health-Associates.
Other Halifax Health employees recognized include:
•Tower Award winners: Sandra Dillard, Maurice Wiley, Robert Hill (Laundry & Linen Services)
•Inpatient Quality Caregiver of the Year: Kaley McCarthy, RN (Center for Urology)
•Allied Health Caregiver of the Year: Stephen Davis (Information Technology)
•Outpatient Quality Caregiver of the Year: Constance Jenkins (Laboratory Services)
•Nurse of Excellence: Pepper Burns, RN (Halifax Health – Hospice)
•Nurse of Excellence Rookie of the Year: Kelsey Gaffka, RN (Labor & Delivery)