Third Quarter President’s Service Excellence and Leadership Awards Presented at CMC/DHK

February 16th, 2016

Third Quarter FY2016 Award Winners

Stephanie Merchant, Pam Merritt, Jessica Lussier, Carol Metaxas

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene (CMC/DHK) recently presented the Third Quarter FY2016 President’s Service Excellence and Leadership Awards to four outstanding staff members.

The President’s Service Excellence Award recognizes employees nominated by their co-workers as those who exemplify extraordinary service to others characterized by compassion, courtesy, responsiveness to the needs of others, and a positive team attitude. This prestigious award was given to Stephanie Merchant, CMA, Medical Assistant in Family Medicine and Carol Metaxas, CMA, Medical Assistant in Women’s Health.

The Leadership Award recognizes employees who exhibit outstanding leadership qualities as demonstrated by excellence in caring, character, commitment, competence and communication. Jessica Lussier, BSN, Clinical Leader in the Emergency Department and Pam Merritt, RN, Nurse Supervisor of the Float Pool are this quarter’s recipients of the Leadership Award.

About Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene is a nonprofit community hospital and clinic with a mission to lead our community to become the nation's healthiest through our clinical and service excellence, collaboration, and compassion for every patient, every time. Founded by CMC/DHK, Healthy Monadnock 2020 is a community-wide health initiative designed to actively engage the citizens of Cheshire County in the process of becoming the nation's healthiest community by 2020. Cheshire Medical Center is a Dartmouth-Hitchcock affiliate hospital. To learn more, call (603) 354-5400 or visit