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February 7, 2012
Catawba Valley Medical Center Recognizes February 2012 CARE Employee
HICKORY, NC – Catawba Valley Medical Center recognized Chastity Crump,
Registered Nurse in the Oncology Department, as the February 2012 CARE Employee.
Following are remarks offered in nominating Chastity: “My father
had the most amazing nurse yesterday. All of the nurses have been exceptionally
nice, but Chastity was incredible. She acted as if he were her only patient.
Chastity was kind, gentle and dedicated to him. You are very fortunate
to have her on your staff.” Congratulations, Chastity!
Catawba Valley Medical Center’s CARE employee, nominated monthly
by employees and guests, embodies Courtesy, Attitude, Respect and Enthusiasm
for commitment to maintaining a positive guest relations atmosphere while
demonstrating a sincere compassion and concern for patients and fellow
Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory, N.C., is the region’s largest
not-for-profit, public healthcare system and serves the community without
direct funding from taxes. CVMC provides and promotes physical, mental,
emotional and spiritual well-being of the public in addition to serving
as a center for health education, wellness services, preventive medicine
and acute care. CVMC has received three Magnet designations from the American
Nurses Credentialing Center and has been recognized for providing “An
Outstanding Inpatient Experience” for a fourth consecutive year
by J.D. Power and Associates. For more information, please visit