News

NHCH Names Employee of the Quarter

October 19, 2017, 1:10 PM HST
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...
A
A
A

Ryan Gentry, a certified surgical technician in the hospital’s surgical services department, has been named North Hawai‘i Community Hospital’s employee of the quarter.

Gentry has worked at NHCH for 21 years and was recognized for his exceptional skills in the operating room.

“Ryan goes above and beyond for our patients,” said Cindy Kamikawa, president of North Hawai‘i Community Hospital.

Physicians and staff commendedGentry’s strong work ethic, expertise and commitment to excellence.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

Physicians also commended his skills during emergencies saying that Gentry is always calm, prepared and extremely capable of handling any situation.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

“Ryan started here 21 years ago as a housekeeper and had taken incredible initiative to get the education he needs to rise to the level he is at today,” said Director of Nursing Julie Stanforth-Zanoff.

Ryan was also recognized for his abilities as a teacher and preceptor for others.

Ryan was recognized at a hospital ceremony with co-workers on Wednesday morning, Oct. 18, 2017.

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments

Newsletters

Get a quick summary of what’s happening on the Big Island with our daily & weekly email of news highlights.