May 8th, 2006

Tammy Shipman, L.P.N., Home Health Care and Hospice, recently was named an EXCEL Service Hero at Great River Medical Center.

Employees are recognized for actions that extend beyond work requirements. Shipman conducted an “extreme home makeover” of a patient’s abandoned mobile home while he was in the hospital’s Rehabilitation Unit.

Shipman has worked at Great River Medical Center since 1993. She lives in Wapello, Iowa.