“Jackie Ruggeri inspires everyone around her”
Jackie Ruggeri works in Littauer’s Department of Care Coordination as a Care Coordination Assistant. Jackie has been with Littauer for over 10 years. One of her colleagues stated, “Whether it is contacting insurance companies to payroll to copying a chart, she does it with grace and effortlessness. When dealing with insurance companies on a daily basis she represents herself and the facility in an exceptionally professional manner.” Known for her good attitude, her manager explained, “Jackie is the embodiment of a great attitude. She inspires everyone around her with her dedication and caring. She is very well organized, diligent in her work, easily reachable and always on time.” One of our nurses explained, “She is a quiet hero. She is in the trenches everyday; ensuring loose ends are tied up and safety nets are in place for our patients.”
Mr. Kelly agreed noting, “Jackie certainly deserves our thanks and appreciation.” Many people gathered at the celebration undoubtedly agreed as they clapped and cheered when her name was read. Jackie upon learning of the award stated, “I was very surprised to get this award. It means a lot to me because I try to do my job to the best of my ability. It helps when you have great co-workers around you and that NLH is a great place to work.”
Employee of the Quarter is a function of the Nathan Littauer Goodwill Committee. The employee-led initiative strives to improve the patient experience by recognizing outstanding employees at every level in their network. Employees receive a plaque, preferred parking and a gift certificate.