MARTINSBURG, W.Va. – Jeannie McGuinness, pediatrics nurse, was recently named WVU Medicine Berkeley Medical Center’s Quality Service Award winner for March 2016.

Each month, the hospital’s Service Award Committee selects an employee to receive the Quality Service Award. McGuinness was nominated by the parent of a patient who stated, “Jeannie carries a smile on her face and has a good attitude about her job. She made my daughter smile and treats all her patients with care and kindness. I thank her for taking such good care of my daughter.”

Criteria for selection as a Quality Service Award recipient includes: demonstrating a consistently high level of productivity and quality of work along with a high degree of initiative in performing work responsibilities; displaying exceptional dependability; exhibiting effective relationships with others; displaying a commitment to service and serving the Berkeley Medical Center community; and meeting the criteria for the University Healthcare mission, vision, and values.   

Nomination forms for the Quality Service Award are available at locations throughout the Berkeley Medical Center campus. Anyone who witnesses an employee displaying outstanding service is encouraged to complete and submit a nomination form.

Photo caption: WVU Medicine Berkeley Medical Center’s March Quality Service Award winner is pictured receiving her award. Left to right: Shawnee Brindle, pediatric nursing director; March QSA Winner Jeannie McGuinness; and Samantha Richards, vice president/chief nursing officer for WVU Medicine University Healthcare.

For more information: Teresa E. McCabe, University Healthcare Vice President of Marketing and Development, 304-264-1223