Published on June 19, 2017

Lisa Tucker-- May Shining Star for Pella Regional

Lisa Tucker, Shining StarPELLA, Iowa— Lisa Tucker, Obstetrics, was selected as May Shining Star by co-workers at Pella Regional Health Center.

Tucker, resident of Oskaloosa, was nominated based on Attitude, Appearance, Commitment, and Sense of Ownership.

Excerpts from her nomination:
“Lisa is a pillar of Obstetrics and has been for many years. She shares a wealth of nursing knowledge, compassion and experience with the whole team. She is very committed to our staff, physicians and especially to patients. She is always willing to work extra when our department is filled to the brim. Recently, we were reminded of how vital she is to all of us.
She made a recommendation on how we can improve care for our moms with epidurals by making one small change to our routine. This tiny change in care will improve comfort for our patients and be of huge assistance to our team. We are so proud to have such a committed and loyal team member, and we are so thankful that she chose Pella Regional as her place to serve.”

Shining Star is a reward and recognition program at Pella Regional designed to acknowledge an employee each month that demonstrates outstanding standards of behavior and inspires others to do their best.

Tucker will receive a $100 gift, a plaque, and will automatically be included in the Shining Star of the Year award.