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Patricia Urban Named Employee of the Month at Day Kimball Healthcare

September 26, 2012

Patricia Urban, housekeeping, Day Kimball Healthcare, is the organization’s September Employee of the Month.

PUTNAM, CONN. – Patricia Urban has been named employee of the month for September at Day Kimball Healthcare (DKH). She is a member of the housekeeping staff at Day Kimball Hospital, which is part of the DKH integrated healthcare system.

“Patty has always gone out of her way to cover off shifts or to take on added responsibilities in order to meet the needs of the Hospital,” said Michael Hebert, Day Kimball Healthcare housekeeping manager. “She is a tireless worker who really enjoys what she does. She often speaks of the people who work in the areas that she cleans as ‘her people.’”

Hebert went on to say that Urban goes beyond her work responsibilities to help Day Kimball Hospital. She and her husband create hand-made stained glass items and donate them to raise money for various hospital programs.

Urban began working in the Hospital housekeeping department in 2010. She is responsible for keeping office and clinic areas clean, sanitary, attractive and orderly, following established hospital procedures.

When asked about being recognized as DKH’s September employee of the month, Urban said that she was: “proud, happy and excited.”

Urban resides in Putnam with her husband, Jack, and their six cats and one dog. The Urbans have one grown child and two grandchildren.