Day Kimball Healthcare

Thompson Resident Theresa Bordua is Day Kimball Hospital’s September Employee of the Month

September 24, 2010

Theresa Bordua, Financial Advocate, is Day Kimball Hospital’s September Employee of the Month.

PUTNAM, CT – Day Kimball Healthcare announces that Theresa Bordua, financial advocate in the Patient Accounts Department, is Day Kimball Hospital’s September Employee of the Month.

“I am very grateful to receive this honor,” said Bordua. “My job is very rewarding because I get to help people who need assistance in hospital billing matters.”

Bordua joined the organization three years ago and is a financial advocate in the patient accounts department at Day Kimball Hospital. She assists patients with free care/SAGA applications and other billing issues. The departments she services include obstetrics, behavioral health and the emergency department. Prior to Day Kimball Healthcare, Bordua worked with disabled individuals as a support person in group homes for nearly 20 years.

“Theresa is a tireless advocate for our patients when it comes to helping them benefit from the various programs available for financial assistance, both internal and external,” said Sarah Ginnetti, director of revenue cycle. “Her warmth, sincerity and genuine empathy for patients and their financial hardships is apparent with every person in need that she encounters. She has a gifted ability to put patients and their family members at ease during the often stressful and complicated financial process of paying for healthcare. Theresa’s personal touch in her day to day work makes each interaction a pleasure for patients, visitors and fellow employees alike.”

Living in Thompson with her husband and three children, Bordua enjoys spending time with her family, attending her children’s soccer games and being outdoors. She and her husband just celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary.