Rasmussen is PRIDE employee Kay Rasmussen, MTASP, Laboratory was selected as the Sioux Valley Vermillion Medical Center (SVVMC) October 2003 PRIDE Employee of the Month. Rasmussen has been employed at SVVMC since July 1986.
"Excellent patient care is Kay's number one priority. Her concern with patient comfort, safety, and confidentiality are evident in her tender approach to all ages of people and her smiling face put the patients at ease. Many patients 'special request' that Kay serve them. Kay has been an employee of Sioux Valley Vermillion Hospital for 16 years and has a been great asset to this facility. She is a super co-worker with a great attitude and always willing to go that extra mile."
These are comments from Employee of the Month nominations for Rasmussen.
"Kay always has a kind word and smile for patients and other employees. It is just fun to be around her," added Steve Smith, chief executive officer at Sioux Valley Medical Center.
She is married to Ric Rasmussen. They have three children and reside in Vermillion.