Outstanding Employee Achievement Award First Quarter 2015
Melanie Greener, CRRN, has worked at HealthSouth Deaconess for six years. She currently serves as the employee health nurse and infection control specialist.
Melanie has helped HealthSouth Deaconess obtain 100 percent compliance with flu shots for our staff and she tends to our most fragile patients with wounds.
She stands charge at mitigating the spread of infections throughout the hospital by implementing hand hygiene education and checks, communicating with hospital staff regarding patients with infections and ensuring the appropriate supplies are available. Melanie is always smiling and is very comfortable interacting with all departments.
She willingly reaches out to regional and local entities to seek guidance and provide information to help our patients and hospital remain safe. In addition, she conducts in-services for our teams to help educate them and provides educational flyers to departments when needed.