2015 Employee GalaApril 24, 2015
The Annual Employee Gala entitled; "Celebrating Our People" was held April 24, 2015 at the Jefferson Civic Center. More than 150 employees, Board of Directors, and dignitaries from MedLink's service areas attended. Employees were recognized for their years of service; 5, 10, and 15 years.
MedLink Habersham's Practice Manager Denise Duff was awarded the "Employee of the Year". The highlight of the evening was the "Lifetime Achievement Award" for our retired CEO, Dr. Jackie Griffin. Dr. Griffin received accolades from MedLink's CEO Dave Ward and board members. Tary Brown, CEO of Albany Area Primary Healthcare, Inc. entertained the group with a lively roast to Dr. Griffin along with memorabilia to mark his many years of service in community health care.
Thanks to "all" employees who made The Tribute to Dr. Griffin video the hit of the evening. Dave Ward, CEO; "MedLink Community Health Centers exceeded 70,000 patient encounters in 2014. I am encouraged by the enthusiasm of our employees and their passion to deliver quality healthcare to the 26 counties we serve in North Georgia. This event was a huge success and we stand ready to make our Community Health Centers excel even more this year and those to come."