North Mississippi Medical Clinics Select Employee of the Month
TUPELO, Miss.—North Mississippi Medical Clinics recently named Angie Brown, RN, as the September Employee of the Month.
Brown is a nurse at Okolona Medical Clinic, where she has worked since 1993. She received her associate degree in nursing from Itawamba Community College. She also has an associate degree in secretarial technology. She and her husband, Greg, have one daughter, Alex, who is 20.
“The best part of my job is caring for my patients who are like my family,” she said. “I enjoy taking care of patients’ needs but also the needs of their family members. I also love my work family. They are all wonderful people and dedicated to their job and to our patients.”
Coworkers who nominated Brown said she is kind, compassionate and a great team player.
“She is a wonderful nurse, coworker and friend,” her nomination stated. “She takes the time to make a personal connection with each patient. She is always smiling and courteous, and always goes above and beyond to meet the needs of our patients.”
Many of Brown’s patients call her their “angel” because of her persistence in encouraging them to get their screening mammograms. “She has saved some from a catastrophic diagnosis,” her nomination read.
The Employee of the Month honor recognizes employees with exemplary job performance and customer service skills, as well as community involvement.