Alton Memorial Hospital has recognized employee Nicole Blackketter of the Emergency Department as its Employee of the Month for December.
Blackketter, at the photo’s center, was presented with the honor on Dec. 4 by ED Manager Jeremy Brown, shown at the photo’s left, and AMH President Dave Braasch, shown at the photo’s right.
The nomination from Assistant ED Manager Chantelle Smith noted, “Nicole is the epitome of what it means to be caring and compassionate. She is always a joy with whom to work and receives numerous compliments from patients. Nicole is understanding and respectful to all patients with whom she comes into contact. Nicole is what BJC strives to represent for their communities –kind, compassionate and respectful. She encourages all staff she works with to go the extra mile with our patients.”