Published on April 19, 2021

Kari Steenhoek — March Shining Star for Pella Regional

PELLA, Iowa— Kari Steenhoek, RN, Surgery, was selected as Pella Regional Health Center’s March Shining Star for her high performance standards. Kari Steenhoek March Shining Star

Steenhoek, resident of Pella, was nominated based on attitude, appearance, commitment, communication, etiquette, privacy, safety, and sense of ownership.

Excerpt from her nomination:

“Kari is sweet, kind-hearted, and a hard worker. Kari is one of the first to help a co-worker in need and never complains about having to stay late or finish a case and does it all with a smile. She is essential to our surgery department as she works in all areas of surgery and makes it look effortless. She shows kindness and compassion to all patients and lives up to Pella Regional’s mission of providing healthcare and healing services with Christian compassion. Kari is a Shining Star!”

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