Each year during National Hospital Week, employees of Boone County Health Center select a Caring Kind employee and Department of the Year for the hospital.
This year, the Caring Kind employee is LaVonne Carlson, RN and certified oncology nurse at BCHC. She is a native and high school graduate of Cedar Rapids, and has been with the Health Center for the past 19 years.
Recognized as the Department of the Year was the Occupational Therapy Department, staffed by Tonia McGill, OTR/L, and Andrea Hassenstab, OT aid.
Details in the May 16 Albion News Print & Electronic Editions.