Unity Health Announces Associate of the Quarter

Unity Health associates recently selected Ashley Hernandez as the Associate of the Quarter for the third quarter of 2015. She has been with the hospital for 13 years and works in the New Life Center located on Unity Health’s White County Medical Center campus as a RN Charge Nurse.

“I am very honored to receive this acknowledgement,” Hernandez said. “I’m also very appreciative to get to work in a place that I enjoy and with such great co-workers.”

Attributes of the Associate of the Quarter include high values, a positive attitude and sense of professionalism. Hernandez reflects the core values of the hospital: integrity, teamwork, compassion, excellence, stewardship, innovation and a heart of service.

“Ashley displays a sense of pride in her work and always gives her best,” said Tracy Bolton, New Life Center Clinical Director. “She is dedicated to helping her co-workers and develops great relationships with patients. She is truly an asset to Unity Health and is extremely deserving of this award.”

As the leading healthcare provider in an eight-county area, Unity Health and its associates strive to improve the quality of health and well-being for the communities it serves through compassionate care. Unity Health is the largest employer in an eight-county area with more than 2,000 associates. The Searcy facility has a combined total of 438 licensed beds and a medical staff of 150 physicians that specialize in various areas of healthcare.

In addition to the White County Medical Center and Specialty Care Campuses, Unity Health in Searcy includes Unity Health – Clarity Health and Wellness, Unity Health – Family Practice Associates, Unity Health – After Hours Clinic, Unity Health – McAfee Medical Clinic, Unity Health - Orthopaedic and Spine Center, Unity Health – Searcy Medical Center and Unity Health – Searcy Medical Center, West, Unity Health – Westside Family Medical Clinic, Unity Health Cardiology Clinic and Unity Health Oncology Clinic.