For Immediate Release
Contact: Jennifer Schwartzenberg, Director of Community Outreach and Development, The Outer Banks Hospital, (252) 449-5933
Date: May 23, 2018
Kacy Creef, Operation Room Surgical Technician, is The Outer Banks Hospital’s May, 2018 Employee of the Month.
Creef is a true North Carolina girl hailing from Rocky Mount. She joined TOBH in 2016 after completing her clinicals here.
Creef strives for perfection in the Operation Room and sets the bar high in an effort to improve and enhance her skills. She is always prepared for assignments and takes initiative to study and review procedures. Kacy is full of positive energy with a kind and inclusive demeanor. She is a team player and promotes team participation in hospital activities. She is appreciated by both physicians and students for her enthusiasm, willingness to learn and patience.
After reflecting on the honor, Creef stated, “I was completely surprised, and thankful beyond measure. I cannot express how greatly it blessed my heart.” She continued, “The kind words written by fellow employees were very special. I have had the privilege of being trained and working beside some of the best surgical technologists, nurses, and surgeons. I am just so humbled to be a part of our very competent and talented team.”
Pictured, Left to Right: Paula Dowling, Central Supply Technician; Jennifer Spencer, Central Scheduler; Lorei Caudill, Staff Nurse; Nate Nogueras, Surgical Technician; Cindy Nilson, Director of Perioperative Services; Phillip Stafford, Surgical Technician; Creef; Dr. Gary Hunter, Anesthesiologist; Anne McCann, Staff Nurse; Jessica Dalke, Staff Nurse; Marcia Bryant, Outer Banks Hospital Vice President of Clinical Operations