Together, we make a difference.

Donate

Recognitions

Patient Letters

St. Elizabeth Campus 4th Floor Staff

Recognition Date:
August 2017
Nominated By:
A patient at the St. Elizabeth Campus

I cannot begin to thank the 4th Floor staff enough. From the doctors, nurses and support staff, the care and treatment I received was second to none. Everyone I came in contact with was extremely polite, efficient and extremely professional. I lacked for nothing, and any questions I had were... continue

Cathy Krowicki, Kathleen Fulmer and Barb Bellstedt

Recognition Date:
August 2017
Nominated By:
A patient at the East Utica Medical Office

I just want to thank you for everything you've done. I don't think you realize how much you've helped me -- listening, pushing me when I needed it, advice, caring and even saving my life when I didn't want to be saved. Each call, my many problem calls, you've been there for me. You're part of my... continue

Dan, ER Tech

Recognition Date:
August 2017
Nominated By:
A patient's family member at the St. Elizabeth Campus

My uncle has been in your hospital for over 2 weeks. This past Thursday, an ER tech named Dan was training on the critical care floor & served as our nurse. He was friendly, empathetic, kind, extremely knowledgeable and efficient. If we had a question, he answered it or sought out the answer... continue

Erica and John in Respiratory

Recognition Date:
August 2017
Nominated By:
A patient at the St. Elizabeth Campus

I want to extend my thanks to Erica and John in Respiratory for all their kindness and guidance during my recent Pulmonary Breathing Test. They were very welcoming from the moment I walked in and eased my nervousness for a test that I had never had. During the test, they were informative about... continue

2A Staff at St. Elizabeth Campus

Recognition Date:
June 2017
Nominated By:
The sister of a patient

Compliments to all of the staff on 2A that took care of my brother. You made him feel good again, and start cracking his jokes; it helped him immensely. I can never thank you enough.

Faxton Urgent Care Providers

Recognition Date:
June 2017
Nominated By:
A Grateful Patient

Excerpts from a patient letter sent to one of our providers at Faxton Urgent Care

When I arrived at Faxton Urgent Care I was expecting an antibiotic and maybe a breathing treatment because I felt like my lungs hurt. Blood work along with a chest x-ray and an EKG were ordered.  You... continue

3C Unit and RNs Mike and Ryan, and Monique

Recognition Date:
May 19, 2017
Nominated By:
Sent by the daughter of a patient at the St. Elizabeth Campus

My father has been a patient on 3C for 10 days now...I can honestly say he has been given the best care and attention by the staff. I would like to especially mention RNs Mike and Ryan, and Monique. Truly, Mike has gone above and beyond his duties as an RN...It's great to see that there are... continue

MVHS Medical Group - South Utica Medical Office

Recognition Date:
April 28, 2017
Nominated By:
A Patient

I had my first appointment with the South Utica office and saw EJ. I would like to express my pleasure with her experience, knowledge and helpfulness through the entire exam. She listened and gave me some great medical advice. It was really, really awesome to have a provider that was actively... continue

Pediatric Unit

Recognition Date:
April 27, 2017
Nominated By:
Parent of a Pediatric Patient

My son was sent to St Luke's ER where we were promptly taken care of with a team of people who listened to us. He was admitted with pneumonia to the Pediatric Unit. I cannot begin to tell you how amazing the staff is. They did their jobs, did them well and took such good care of not only my very... continue

St. Elizabeth Medical Center Staff - Room 411

Recognition Date:
March 27, 2017
Nominated By:
Patient

I recently was a patient in your hospital in Room 411. My nurse on days was Iryna. She was beyond being outstanding. I felt such personal concern for my situation. The day charge nurse was Yelena. Her upbeat personality and nursing skill knowledge was wonderful. On the evening shift, a young man... continue

Neuro Peds Unit Staff

Recognition Date:
March 21, 2017
Nominated By:
Patient

I would like to compliment the wonderful staff in Neuro Peds. During five days last week, the hard-working nurses and technicians ensured that I was taken care of and comfortable at all times, no matter how busy the unit was. I would like to give a special thank you to the following nurses and... continue

Faxton Urgent Care

Recognition Date:
March 20, 2017
Nominated By:
Family Member of a Patient

A member of my family recently took her niece, an RN, to a local urgent care because of a lingering cold and respiratory symptoms getting more severe. The urgent care had sign saying it was a 3 hour wait to be seen. So they did the right thing and went to Faxton Urgent Care and were so impressed... continue

St. Luke's Campus Emergency Department Team

Recognition Date:
March 9, 2017
Nominated By:
The Son of a Recent Patient

My mother was recently in St. Luke's Emergency Department for evaluation and I just wanted to write about our experience. Theresa, the nurse on duty that day and Doreen, the nurse's aid, where outstanding! They were VERY helpful and provided anything that was asked for/needed, and proactively... continue

Starfish Stories

Cardiac Cath Lab and CT-ICU

Recognition Date:
July 2017
Nominated By:
Cardiac Staff

On Wednesday, June 28, Cardiac Cath Lab employees Daniel Gallagher, RN, and James Bunch, RTR, assisted Dr. Laszlo Fuzesi and the CT-ICU staff at the St. Elizabeth Campus in placing an emergent IABP (Balloon Pump), ultimately helping to save a patient's life. They quickly responded to the call... continue

EJ Suh, NP - South Utica Medical Office

Recognition Date:
May 16, 2017
Nominated By:
Medical Office Staff

Social Services was handling a case of a husband and wife who suffer from dementia and other medical problems and hadn't seen a physician for years. Social Services asked if the South Utica Medical Office could see the couple on the same day. Unfortunately, because of the provider's schedules,... continue

St. Elizabeth Family Medicine Residency Program

Recognition Date:
March 13, 2017
Nominated By:
A Visiting Medical Student

To the ENTIRE Family Medicine Residency Program Staff: I want to let all of you know that it was an absolute pleasure working with all of you in January. Thank you very much for making my Family Medicine rotation such a wonderful experience!