Joelle Geary, CNA, Sanford Hospital Vermillion, was selected as the Sanford Vermillion Medical Center (SVMC) September 2009 PRIDE Employee of the Month. She has been employed since October 2007.
"Joelle works very hard at her job. She is always pleasant."
A quote from a patient, "All of the aides do a very nice job but Joelle does very well. She gives very good care."
"Joelle always has a positive attitude and tries really hard to do her very best at work. She is very energetic and seems to never sit down!"
These comments were shared in nominations for Joelle.
"Joelle takes pride in what she does," said Mylynn Hanson, chief nursing officer,
Sanford Hospital Vermillion. "She is very compassionate and caring to all the patients she cares for."
Joelle is a native of Elk Point. She is the daughter of Dorothy Geary and the late Bill Geary of Elk Point. Joelle is a 1998 graduate of Elk Point-Jefferson High School.
Geary relocated back to Elk Point in 2005 from Loveland, CO.