CVMC Recognizes April 2011 CARE Employee


April 19, 2011

Catawba Valley Medical Center Recognizes April 2011 CARE Employee

HICKORY, NC—Catawba Valley Medical Center recognizes Nora Buxton, Manager of Fairgrove Primary Health, as the April 2011 CARE award recipient.

Following are remarks offered in nominating Nora: “Nora is truly one in a million. As an employee, she has gone above and beyond her duties. As a manager, she is fair and honest. As a health giver, she makes sure the patient’s needs are met.” “She works well under pressure and is always willing to do anything necessary to resolve issues with patients, staff, or computers.” “Nora shows enthusiasm for the clinics and the care we provide. She always has a smile and a positive attitude. She also speaks Spanish, which is a huge plus!”

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 staff members. Congratulations, Nora!

Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory, N.C., is a not-for-profit, public healthcare system providing and promoting the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being of the public in addition to serving as a center for health education, wellness services, preventative medicine and acute care. Located in Hickory, N.C., CVMC has received three Magnet designations from the American Nurses Credentialing Center and has been recognized for providing “An Outstanding Inpatient Experience” for a third consecutive year by J.D. Power and Associates. For more information, please visit