Day Kimball Health (DKH) has named Jim Perry, RN, BSN, charge nurse for DKH’s Emergency Department employee of the month for December 2023.
Jim has been a committed member of DKH's Emergency Department since 2001, contributing significantly to the care and stabilization of patients across various age groups and medical conditions. His responsibilities range from addressing common colds to actively participating in cardiac resuscitations, demonstrating his commitment to supporting patients during challenging moments.
"Jim's dedication and leadership in our Emergency Department sets a high standard for excellence," said Kyle Kramer, chief executive officer, Day Kimball Health. "His commitment to compassionate care is evident in his reputation as a devoted nurse, a sentiment echoed by both colleagues and patients. With more than 23 years of service at DKH, Jim's positive impact is widespread. I am proud to have Jim as a member of Day Kimball, and I commend his significant efforts in supporting our patients and community."
Born in Detroit, Michigan, Jim grew up in Putnam since the age of four. He currently resides in Sterling with his wife Deb, who is also a nurse at DKH, along with their three cats Salem, M, and Luna.
Day Kimball Health’s employee of the month program is sponsored by Foxwoods Resort Casino and the Mashantucket (Western) Pequot Tribal Nation in appreciation of healthcare workers and all they do for the community.
Day Kimball Health’s Employee of the Month for December 2023, Jim Perry, RN, BSN charge nurse in the Emergency Department at Day Kimball Hospital.