Abbott Laboratories Honors WCMC Lab

The White County Medical Center Laboratory has been honored with a Partnership Award from the Abbott Laboratories Diagnostics Division for outstanding work, dedication and commitment to quality in using the Abbott Architecture instruments.

Abbott Diagnostics Field Service Representative Richard Rhea presented the Partnership Award to White County Medical Center Chemistry Supervisor Shana Robertson, Chemistry Supervisor Scott Turley and Laboratory Director Greg Ashby.

“It is very important to recognize the efforts of the Laboratory staff; they are essential to patient care,” Richard said. “Shana and Scott have been highly engaged with the ownership of the chemistry instruments since the installation nearly six years ago. They care for the equipment well and always take the initiative to ensure its maintenance and use. Also, they consistently offer good ideas and suggestions on process improvement.”

“Shana and Scott are important contributors to the success of the Laboratory by constantly producing more than expected in all aspects of their job roles,” Greg added. “Both of these Medical Technologists are extremely dedicated to excellent patient care.”

As the leading healthcare provider in a six-county area, White County Medical Center associates strive to improve the quality of health and well being for the communities it serves through compassionate care. White County Medical Center is the largest employer in a six-county area with more than 1,750 associates. The facility has a combined total of 438 licensed beds and a medical staff of 150 physicians that specialize in various areas of healthcare.

In addition to the North and South Campuses, White County Medical Center includes Family Practice Associates, Orthopaedic and Spine Center of Central Arkansas, Searcy Medical Center and Searcy Medical Center – West Clinic, Westside Family Medical Clinic, WCMC Cardiology Clinic and White County Oncology.

PHOTO:  White County Medical Center Laboratory Chemistry Supervisor Shana Robertson, Abbott Diagnostics Field Service Representative Richard Rhea, WCMC Chemistry Supervisor Scott Turley and WCMC Laboratory Director Greg Ashby.