Schissel named PRIDE employee Margie Schissel, RN, was selected as the Sioux Valley Vermillion Medical Center (SVVMC) December 2003 PRIDE Employee of the Month. Schissel has been employed at Sioux Valley Vermillion Hospital since May 1987.
"Margie is a kind and compassionate nurse. She sincerely cares! She works wherever there is a need: surgery, clinic, outreach and she has helped deliver babies (mine included). She has a calming influence on her patients and knows the right words to say. She is truly a top-notch individual." These are comments made on Employee of the Month nominations for Schissel.
"With our years together in surgery, I think of Margie as family. Margie treats all her patients with kindness and caring and as if they were her family. Margie excels in all the areas in which she works and exemplifies Service Excellence in all she does," said John Jorgenson, surgery manager at Sioux Valley Vermillion Medical Center.
She is married to John Schissel. The couple have four children and four grandchildren and reside in Vermillion.