Nemaha County Hospital Employee Selected for Prestigious Caring Kind Award

Nebraska Hospital Association award given to Barb Jenkins 

Auburn, NE (November 4, 2019) – Nemaha County Hospital is proud to announce that Barb Jenkins has received the Nebraska Hospital Association (NHA) prestigious The Caring Kind award.  This award was given out at The Caring Kind awards luncheon held at the Embassy Suites Conference Center in LaVista, Nebraska on October 18, 2019.

The Caring Kind award has been given to Nebraska’s most caring and compassionate hospital employees for 40 years.  The award honors outstanding health care employees who have demonstrated compassion for patients, cooperation with co-workers and dedication to excellence in their job responsibilities.

“Barb Jenkins has been a Phlebotomist at Nemaha County Hospital for 20 years and is known for her cheery disposition and willingness to be part of the team,” said Marty Fattig, Chief Executive Officer.  “We are thrilled that she has been recognized and feel this is a well-deserved award.”

Every Nebraska hospital employee plays a critical role in providing high-quality, cost-effective treatment and ensuring the safety of themselves, their co-workers and patients each and every day.  Barb is a star performer through her dedication to patients and teamwork, ensuring that care is safe, quality-driven and cost effective for consumers, as well as the hospital.

Nemaha County Hospital congratulates Barb Jenkins on being a 2019 The Caring Kind award recipient.

About Nemaha County Hospital 

Located in Auburn, Nebr., Nemaha County Hospital is a county-owned critical access hospital serving the Southeast Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri regional area.