Belton Regional Medical Center—part of HCA Midwest Health, Kansas City’s leading healthcare provider—held its Annual Awards Dinner on April 21 in Belton’s Memorial Station where 40 employees were recognized for their achievements and service.

“This is a very special and inspiring night for everyone at Belton Regional Medical Center,” says Todd Krass, Belton Regional Medical Center Chief Executive Officer. “We honor employees who exemplify and are committed to our mission for the care and improvement of human life and those who have dedicated years to the well being of the communities we serve. The celebration reflects the dynamic team of physicians, nurses and employees that collaborate to provide high-quality care and ensure patient satisfaction.”

Awards that were distributed include: 

*HCA Awards of Distinction:

-HCA Frist Physician Humanitarian Award—Dr. Danny Carroll, M.D., Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

-HCA Frist Employee Humanitarian Award— Erin Burge, LMSW, Social Worker

-HCA Nursing in Excellence Award, Professional Mentoring—Sally Clark, RN, CCRN, ICU Dept.

*Employee of the Year Award:

-Belton Regional Medical Center Employee of the Year Award—Morgan Roe, RN, Oncology

*Belton Regional Medical Center Medical Staff Service Excellence Awards:

Each year, the medical staff selects one to three employees instrumental in supporting the physicians and whose work embodies the hospital’s mission.

-Sharon Halliburton, RN Med. Surg.

-Barbara Veal, Cook, FNS

-Denise Culver, RN, Stroke and Pathways Director

*Employee Service Awards:

Presented to 26 employees completing 5, 10, 15, 25, 30 and 35 years of service.

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