UHC staff members receive Commitment to Excellence G.E.M. Award

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (WDTV) - United Hospital Center recognized staff members for their hard work with the Commitment to Excellence G.E.M. (Going the Extra Mile) Award.

Tuesday, the hospital handed out the awards of excellence to two employees on the nursing staff. They were honored for their commitment to care and nursing knowledge.

Jessica Todd of Bridgeport and Leslie Hinzman of Elkins were the first employees at the hospital to be honored in this newly launched program. Hinzman was nominated by one of her patients' family members and Todd was nominated by one of her mentors.