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Great River Health System names employee of the year

December 7, 2012

Lindsey Hausknecht is Great River Health Systems’ 2012 EXCEL Employee of the Year. A customer-service associate in Great River Cardiology and Great River Heart and Vascular Center, she has worked at the health system since 2004.

Criteria for the employee of the year award are based on the health system’s philosophy of care. EXCEL stands for:

  • Enthusiastically friendly
  • X-ceeding expectations
  • Caring and compassion
  • Energetic teamwork
  • Leadership and professionalism

“Lindsey truly has dedicated herself to Great River Cardiology and Great River Heart and Vascular Center,” said her supervisor, Reta Krieger. “She takes ownership of opportunities and follows through to their resolution, and she inspires others to join with her in exceeding service expectations. From beginning to end, Lindsey is caring, compassionate and committed to making patients’ experiences as pleasant as possible. She makes valuable connections with them and their family members.”