Published on March 01, 2021

Paula Van Roekel — January Shining Star for Pella Regional

PELLA, Iowa— Paula Van Roekel, Occupational Health, was selected as Pella Regional Health Center’s January Shining Star for her high performance standards. Paula Van Roekel JJanuary 21 Shining Star

Van Roekel, resident of Pella, was nominated based on commitment, safety, and sense of ownership.

Excerpt from her nomination:

“Paula has shown exceptional commitment to Pella Regional, especially in the past month. She had the responsibility of administering COVID-19 vaccines to employees in a short period of time. She spent many hours over the holidays administering vaccines to staff. She communicated with all departments to ensure vaccine was used efficiently, answering questions on scheduling, and lining up extra help to document and organize. Paula’s commitment to Pella Regional shows why she is a Shining Star!

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