Slocum-Dickson Medical Group named Kathryn Knapp as Employee of the Quarter for the third quarter of 2013.
Knapp began her employment with Slocum-Dickson Medical Group in 2011 as physical therapy assistant in the rehabilitation department where she helps administer prescribed physical therapy treatment programs.
Knapp was nominated for the award due to her concern for the condition and needs of her patients, according to a news release. She goes above and beyond to help her patients feel better and make their therapy more enjoyable, the release said. Knapp is willing to take on new responsibilities and learn new skills that help the department succeed, the release said. She has an awareness of what needs to be done and is quick to take action, the release said.
“Kat has demonstrated what true excellence is. She always walks in with a smile and her cheery attitude brightens her coworkers’ and her patients’ day,” said Suzanne Price, director of the rehabilitation department.