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OGH staff honored for years of service

Posted on: 09/22/2017

Lynn Carlson, LPN, is recognized by Timothy J. Finan, president and chief executive officer, for 50 years of dedicated service to Olean General Hospital during an employee service awards ceremony Sept. 21.

Olean General Hospital, member hospital of Upper Allegheny Health System, honored its staff for their dedicated years of service to the hospital during an employee service award ceremony, Sept. 21 at Good Times of Olean. Those honored represent 1,235 years of combined service.

A special recognition included honoring Lynn Carlson, LPN, who celebrated 50 years of service to the hospital. She was hired in 1967 as a nurse assistant on the second floor. Over the years, she earned a nursing degree and worked in ICU and the third floor before joining the quality department where she works today.

“Every year, we welcome the opportunity to thank our employees for all they do for our hospital and our patients. To honor Lynn this year after 50 years of service to Olean General Hospital, is a true testament to how vital our employees are to our hospital’s success. Her long standing dedication is noteworthy and we celebrate her and all of our employees as they are essence of our commitment to the communities we serve,” said Timothy J. Finan, president and chief executive officer, OGH and UAHS.

Additional employees celebrating milestone service anniversaries this year include:

35 years - Joyce Gratz, Sally Kolasinski, Joseph Livoto;

30 years - Daniel Drake, Sharon Gardner, Tracey Kellner, Ellen Loveless, Todd Oliver, Lisa Sworts, Kristina Wallace;

25 years - Tricia Anastasia, Mary Gardner, Julia Jones, Melissa Webb, Karla Zielinski;

20 years - Deborah Evans, Robert Kriner, Rachel Lovell, Gretchen Tucker, Victoria Veno;

15 years - William Bizzaro, Andy Bryant, Lisa Cousins, Casey Ellman, Michele Orcutt, Leslie Phearsdorf, Crystal Prouty;

10 years - Michael Coon, Elizabeth Dixon, Jennifer Drew, Rose Ely, Tina Gould, Judy Haight, Gregory Henderson, Barbara Jedrosko, Judith Lefford, Michael Mangan, Kimberly McConkey-Psathas, Lisa McCullough, Karen McGovern-Graham, April McVinney, William Mills, MD, Mariusz Morawski, Kathleen Nelson, Jenny Nitsche, Barbara Pantano, Penny Payne, Michelle Platt, Nathan Powley, Grace Ramsey , Stephanie Richards, Angela Rivera, Mark Ruggles, Darrin Shanley, Rachel Slocum, Kristy Spaich, Adrienne Steiner, Joan Thomas, Katie Weaver, Michael Wilson, Benjamin Wright;

5 years - Amber Barnard, Kelly Brucato, Cheryl Buringrud, Nicole Clawson, Dawn Doane, Sarah Eaton, Stephen Edel, Shannon Faes, Megan Farwell, Timothy Feely, Trisha Folland, Robert Groth, Victoria Hedlund, Kisa Hodge, Marcia Johnson, Christine Jones, Moira Khettry, David Lee, Joanne Lipka, Stephanie Martuccio, Storm Maynard, Dennis McCarthy, Amy McKinley, Desirae Miller, Elizabeth Morlock, Justin Moyer, Emily Olkosky, Sara O’Neil, Sara Padden, Kristian Pfeiffer, Melissa Smith, Dawn Steinbrenner, Pamela Todd, Aaron Witruke, Jacquelyn Woods, Abigail Yanda.

Upper Allegheny Health System is the parent company of Bradford Regional Medical Center and Olean General Hospital and a member of Kaleida Health, Buffalo. An integration of two prominent community hospitals in Southwestern New York state and Northwestern Pennsylvania, Upper Allegheny Health System’s goal is the enhancement of each hospital’s mission of care and service to their respective communities with the common goal of improving care, enhancing clinical programs and providing best-in-class service for various health needs.

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