October 2007 - Dale Hewish Festa

St. Francis Medical Center named the 2007 recipients for the hospital's Values In Practice (VIP) Employee Award. Among the recipients was NHS Class of 64 graduate Dale Hewish Festa, who is the coordinator of employee health at St. Francis. The Values In Practice Employee Recognition Program was established to honor those employees who best exemplify the mission and the values of the medical center. It also honors those who have made outstanding contributions to the medical center and the community.

Shown in the photo are the St. Francis Medical Center 2007 Values In Practice (VIP) Employee Award Recipients. Back row (l. to r.) Fran Kenny, RN; Patricia DiPietro, RT,
Michael Gaskins, Lenore Scott, Pat Babcock. Front row (l. to r.) Veronica Bittner, RN, Terry Simmons,
Cecelia Black, Irmy Hughes, Dale Festa, RN.