Grant Nielsen, CNA/med aide, Sanford Care Center Vermillion, was selected as the Sanford Vermillion June 2013 PRIDE Employee of the Month. He has been employed there since June 2012.
Nominations for Nielsen included the following:
Personalized Service: “Grant is so polite and caring.”
Respect: “He is respectful toward everyone – staff and residents.”
Innovation: “Grant is a hard worker and always willing to pick up shifts and help in every area.”
Dedication: “He is always upbeat with good things to say.”
Excellence: “Overall, I love when he’s here working because he gives such great care.”
Additional Comments: “Nothing seems to ruffle him and he is always so patient and kind. He always has a pat or a gentle touch for anyone’s troubles.”
“Grant is very good with all the residents. He remains very calm all day long. He gets along with everyone and is committed to residents and the staff he works with,” said Gayle Matzke, director of nursing, Sanford Care Center Vermillion.
Nielsen is a native of Brunswick, NE, and currently lives in Vermillion. He enjoys exercising and spending time with his friends.