Great River Health Systems Names Employees of the Year

May 17, 2002 – Roy Patterson, R.N., is Great River Health Systemsí EXCEL Employee of the Year for service during 2001. He began working at Great River Medical Center in 1990.

Patterson, who is a nurse on the Medical/Surgical Unit, graduated from Southeastern Community College in 1990. He lives in Oakville, Iowa.

The Klein Center, a 125-bed long-term-care facility operated by Great River Medical Center, named Dee Eggleston, R.N., its 2001 EXCEL Employee of the Year. A nursing supervisor, Eggleston has worked at the Klein Center for eight years and for Great River Medical Center for nearly 40 years. She lives in Burlington.