Parkland Health Center recently announced that Carrie Ann LaChance, RN, has been selected as the ICARE Star Service Team Member for January.
LaChance is a nurse in the emergency department and has worked at Parkland Health Center for more than three years.
LaChance’s nomination reads, “She is one of the most valuable team players in the ED. She is very hard-working, and constantly goes above and beyond, volunteering to take on more patients than normally required. She is kind and helpful to seasoned and new nurses, providers and patients. This person is always positive, never negative, and always prompt.”
You have free articles remaining.
When asked what she likes about her job, LaChance replied, “I like that it is challenging and fast-paced and I get to work with some wonderful and smart people.”
When asked how she felt when hearing she was selected for the Star Service award, LaChance said, “I felt honored, appreciative and surprised.”
ICARE is Parkland’s patient experience service initiative and the acronym stands for the following values; Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence.
Parkland Health Center is part of BJC HealthCare, which includes St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Barnes-Jewish Hospital, the teaching hospitals for Washington University School of Medicine. For additional information about Parkland Health Center, please call 573-756-6451 or the physician finder service at (573) 431-3338 or visit www.parklandhealthcenter.org.