February 2014 Recipient
Congratulations to Jennifer Perrin, from the Center for Clinical Resources, for being selected as the WMHS Values in Action Award winner for the month of February.
She has been employed since 2001 and is the diabetes coordinator in the Center for Clinical Resources. As a registered dietitian with Food and Nutrition Services, Jennifer has been on the cutting edge of the latest diabetes information and advances. She served as the coordinator and driving force behind the Diabetes Self-Management Training Program and became a certified diabetes educator (CDE) as the program grew. In 2012, Jennifer was honored as the registered dietitian of the year by the Western Maryland AHEC Dietetic Caucus.
She is an outstanding employee who works very hard to ensure the success of the diabetes program at WMHS. Jennifer has a positive attitude and unparalleled empathy for her patients. Co-workers describe her as compassionate, kind-hearted, dedicated and well-respected. She is an excellent service excellence role model and a shining example of the WMHS Core Values in action in everything she does.