Nominees

2017 Nominees

The following individuals have been nominated by a peer because they demonstrated “over the top”  Excellence and Accountability in Quality Care, Ethical Conduct or Financial Stewardship.

Jessica Barber, Director of Quality - WellBridge Healthcare, Fort Worth, TX
Burton Carriker, Chief Executive Officer - WellBridge Healthcare,  Fort Worth, TX
Lori Diamant, Executive Director - Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY
Stephanie Douglas, Director Quality Control - WellBridge Healthcare, Plano, TX
Darnetta Jefferson, Mental Health Technician - Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.
Tammy Kelly, Mental Health Technician - Kimble Hospital, Junction, TX
Donna Newell, Patient Care Technician - Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
Keisha Nyarko, Patient Care Technician - Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
Taiwo Oreymi, Sr. Psychiatric Nurse - MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Clinton, MD
Tonyell Plater-McBride, Mental Health Technician – MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington D.C.
Yumika Porter, Mental Health Technician - WellBridge Healthcare, Plano, TX
Jill Smeltzer, Clinical and Outreach Manager - Russell County Medical Center, Lebanon, VA
Victoria Somerset, Patient Care Technician - Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
LaTonya Westbrook, Director Utilization Review - WellBridge Healthcare, Plano, TX
 

Celebrating our 2016 Winners!

Quality Care
Kathy O’Neill - Executive Director Behavioral Health, Steward Health, Carney Hospital, Dorchester, MA
 
Ethical Conduct
Princeton Community Hospital Team,  Princeton, WV
Deb Brown, Behavioral Health Therapist  (non-Diamond employee), Kimberly Keen, Program Director and Jessica Conley, Occupational Therapist Assistant
 
Financial Stewardship
Revenue Cycle & IT Teams
Corporate Office, Richmond, VA  & Williamsburg, VA
 
Michelle Hayes - Executive Assistant, The Farley Center at Williamsburg Place, 
Williamsburg, VA
 

Congratulations to our 2016 finalists underlined below! 

 
 

Spirit of Diamond Awards 2016 Nominees - Final List

The following individuals have been nominated by a peer because they demonstrated "over the top"  Excellence and Accountability in Quality Care, Ethical Conduct or Financial Stewardship.

Doreen Antonio, Patient Care Tech – Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
Ryan Armstrong, Mental Health Tech – MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Clinton, MD
Katherine Beach, Manager PHP – MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Clinton, MD
Nicole Beer, Program Director – Christus St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, Alexandria, LA
Andreas Bienert, Care Manager – The Farley Center at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Annemarie Billie, Unit Clerk – Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
Theresa Bishop, Psychiatrist/Medical Director – Senior Connections, Abbeville Area Medical Center, Abbeville, SC
Deb Brown, Behavioral Health Therapist – Princeton Community Hospital, Princeton, WV
Joyce Campbell, Patient Care Tech – Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
Erica Cheng, Registered Nurse – MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.
Jessica Conley, Occupational Therapist Assistant – Princeton Community Hospital, Princeton, WV
Ifeyinwa Chukwuma, Registered Nurse – MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Clinton, MD
Aundra Coppock, Director of Dietary Services – The Pavilion at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Nikki Crayton, Case Manager – The Pavilion at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Kathi Culbreath, Office Coordinator/MHT – Senior Connections, Abbeville Area Medical Center, Abbeville, SC
Gary Davis, Business Development Manager – The Pavilion and Farley Center at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Robert Dice, Care Manager – The Farley Center at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Kathy Fox, Corporate Transportation Coordinator – TX
Michelle Hayes, Executive Assistant – The Farley Center at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
John Hagy, Program Director – Russell County Medical Center, Lebanon, VA
Marvin Hart, Mental Health Tech – MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Clinton, MD
Darryl Holmes, Senior Patient Care Tech – Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
Shelley Jackson, LPC/Therapist – Hunt Regional Outpatient Behavioral Health, Commerce, TX
Carol Johnson, PHP Registered Nurse – MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Clinton, MD
Marie Kamara, Registered Nurse – MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Clinton, MD
Margaret Kearney, Program Director – Embrace Health Senior Outpatient Program, North Valley Hospital, Whitefish, MT
Kimberly Keen, Program Director – Princeton Community Hospital, Princeton, WV
Robert Lishey, Mental Health Tech – The Pavilion at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Sandra  Laureles, Mental Health Tech – Heart of Texas Healthcare System, Brady, TX
Kathy O’Neill, Executive Director – Steward Health, Carney Hospital, Dorchester, MA
Maggie Mayfield, Assessment and Referral Coordinator – Providence St. Patrick Hospital, Missoula, MT
Kelly McCoy, Program Director – Broaddus Hospital, Philippi, WV
Bobby Medford, Lead Therapist/LPC – Dalhart Senior Care Solutions, Dallam-Hartley Counties Hospital District, Dalhart, TX
Timothy Mercer, Mental Health Tech – MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.
Winnie Moore, PHP Therapist – MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Clinton, MD
Ayrban D. Parker, Mental Health Tech – The Pavilion at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Stephanie Parker, Mental Health Tech – The Pavilion at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
April Pryor, Program Director – Fresh Start Outpatient Program, Transylvania Regional Hospital, Brevard, NC  (not eligible in 2016 because she is committee member)
Denesia Powell, Registered Nurse – Berkeley Medical Center, Martinsburg, WV
Shane Rau, Psychiatrist – The Pavilion at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Shirley Repta, Chief Executive Officer – The Pavilion at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA  (not eligible because she is a member of Diamond's Leadership team)
Eric Rhodes, Director of Business Development – The Pavilion at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Carlene Rowe, Patient Care Tech – Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
Timi Smart, Program Director – Dallam-Hartley Counties Hospital District, Dalhart, TX
Victoria Somerset, Patient Care Tech – Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
Shakira Springer, Patient Care Tech – Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
Valerie Stanfield, Director of Outreach and ED Assessment – MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, Clinton, MD
Lois Stevens, Program Director – Hunt Regional Community Hospital, Commerce, TX
Dominique Taylor, Patient Care Tech – Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
Nneka Taylor, Patient Care Tech – Westchester Medical Center Behavioral Health Center, Valhalla, NY
Rachel Tindall, Mental Health Tech – The Pavilion at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Shedale Tindall, Chief Nursing Officer – The Pavilion at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Saundra Trouslot, Registered Nurse – The Pavilion at Williamsburg Place, Williamsburg, VA
Bill Ventress, Executive Director – Winchester Medical Center, Winchester, VA
Jennifer Wills, Mental Health Tech – Heart of Texas Healthcare System, Brady, TX
 

TEAMS

Revenue Cycle & IT Divisions – Corporate Office, Richmond, VA & Williamsburg, VA
 

Timeline: Nominations will be accepted through January 31, 2017 with the demonstrated action taking place in calendar year 2016.