Saline Memorial Hospital’s Behavioral Health Services Leader Receives Employee of the Year Recognition
February 26, 2022
Saline Memorial Hospital and Psychiatric Medical Care are pleased to announce that Lisa Sheppard, RN MSN, Program Director for the hospital’s Behavioral Health Services, has received the 2021 Inpatient Division Team Member of the Year award.
Lisa Sheppard, RN, MSN continually demonstrates outstanding patient care, excellent comprehension and execution of compliance regulations, and strong community engagement, which are the core components of the Award. “She brings expertise, passion and new ideas to everything she does. Lisa’s leadership has helped the hospital care for more than 800 patients having a mental health crisis in 2021. In addition, she spearheaded community education campaigns to help prevent suicide and raise awareness about mental health issues,” said Beth Marczynski, spokesperson for PMC.
Team Member of the Year recipient, Lisa Sheppard, RN, MSN said “I feel privileged to help people in crisis receive the care they need and am so grateful to my entire team and the administration here at Saline Memorial and PMC. We are driven by our mission to provide great behavioral health close to home. This award is so meaningful because I am a part of such a hard-working, talented and inspiring team of professionals and I’m glad to accept it on behalf of the entire behavioral health team here at Saline Memorial.”
Saline Memorial Hospital’s Adult and Generations Older Adult Behavioral Health Units are managed by Psychiatric Medical Care (PMC), which partners with more than 100 facilities nationwide to provide behavioral healthcare management services. PMC launched its inpatient division in 2015, twelve years after the company was founded. They currently manage inpatient units in five states and are continuing to grow. Top performing employees within the inpatient division are recognized annually based on their excellence in demonstrating the company’s values of care, compliance, and community.
Saline Memorial Hospital’s Behavioral Health Services are an inpatient psychiatric program that effectively treats patients’ unique mental, emotional, and health-related needs. The program is dedicated to improving the behavioral health of patients, allowing them to live healthy & active lives.
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