Meet SCA Health’s 2023 Values Heroes

Posted May 8, 2023 under:

SCA Health's 2023 Values Heroes

SCA Health is proud to recognize our 2023 Values Heroes. These teammates exemplify our 7 core values and showcase the care, inclusion, and effort our patients expect and deserve.

SCA Health's 2023 Values Hero's

2023 Values Heroes

Congratulations to our 32 SCA Health 2023 Values Heroes!

For more than a decade, all SCA Health teammates and physician partners come together to nominate and recognize those who best represent our values through our Values Heroes program.

SCA Health is proud to recognize our 2023 Values Heroes. This award is one of the most meaningful forms of recognition at SCA Health and honors teammates who consistently exemplify our seven core values in the way they care for patients, work with fellow teammates, and serve our physicians.

A staple of our Annual Leadership Meeting (ALM), our Values Heroes Program is centered on celebrating our value-oriented culture, and the teammates who consistently exemplify our :

  1. Clinical Quality
  2. Integrity
  3. Service Excellence
  4. Teamwork
  5. Accountability
  6. Continuous Improvement
  7. Inclusion

Over 1,300 teammates were nominated to be recognized as Values Heroes. Of this group, 32 were selected as those who most exemplify our values and goals. Learn more about each recipient below:

Candice Dearman

Value: Integrity

Department: External Financial Reporting

Jennifer Decker

Value: Teamwork

Facility: The Surgery Center at Lutheran

Katie Bailey

Value: Teamwork

Department: Diligence & Integration

Amber Brown

Value: Integrity

Facility: Mansfield Endoscopy Center

Anita Ignjatov

Value: Continuous Improvement

Department: Revenue Cycle Operations

Avinash Thapa

Value: Accountability

Department: Revenue Cycle Operations

Brenda Larrea

Value: Teamwork

Department: PE GI Solutions – Training & QA

Christian Johnson

Value: Inclusion

Department: Development

Christina Chapman

Value: Service Excellence

Facility: Dublin Surgery Center

Elena Mitchell

Value: Clinical Quality

Facility: Maitland Surgery Center

Erin Austin

Value: Integrity

Facility: KU Indian Creek Ambulatory Surgery Center

Heather Colon

Value: Inclusion

Facility: Orthopedic Surgery Center of Palm Beach

Jason McMillian

Value: Teamwork

Department: IT Service Delivery

Jean Manning

Value: Accountability

Facility: Morris County Surgery Center

Jenna Soares

Value: Continuous Improvement

Facility: Presidio Surgery Center

Jennett Hoch

Value: Service Excellence

Facility: McKenzie Surgery Center

Jennifer Elias

Value: Continuous Improvement

Facility: South Jersey Surgery Center

Joan Elsherbini

Value: Continuous Improvement

Facility: Charlotte Surgery Center – Museum Campus

Kali Grubish

Value: Service Excellence

Department: Financial Operations

Kerry McMonagle

Value: Teamwork

Department: PE GI Solutions – Business Operations

Lisa Ladyga

Value: Teamwork

Facility: River Valley Ambulatory Surgery Center

Maria Ordonez

Value: Service Excellence

Facility: Memorial Care Surgical Center at Orange Coast

Mary Ellen Scanlon

Value: Integrity

Facility: Specialty Surgery Center of Connecticut

Paulo Machado

Value: Accountability

Facility: Connecticut Surgery Center

Renee DeMaria

Value: Clinical Quality

Facility: Riverside Surgery Center at Rutherford

Sam Ohara

Value: Continuous Improvement

Facility: Optum Specialty Practices – Team Lotus

Sarah Tolano

Value: Integrity

Facility: Center for Surgery Encinitas

Stephanie Abbott

Value: Teamwork

Facility: Revenue Cycle Operations

Stephanie Pasenelli

Value: Service Excellence

Facility: Advocate Surgery Center – Libertyville

Tabitha Conner

Value: Continuous Improvement

Facility: Atlanta Outpatient Surgery Center

Tonya Block

Value: Inclusion

Facility: Texas Health Orthopedic Surgery Center – Heritage Trace

Trisha Theis

Value: Clinical Quality

Facility: Surgical Specialty Center of Minnesota

Congratulations to all of our 2023 SCA Health Values Heroes!

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