Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center joined together Tuesday to celebrate and recognize staff for what it called their “heroic efforts set forth throughout the pandemic, including the important role in Niagara County’s mass-vaccination effort.”
Tuesday’s program acknowledged and awarded non-clinical team member of the quarter, Rasheed Rivers; clinical team member of the quarter, Michelle Lewis, Pharm.D., MHA, BCACP; Educator of the Year, Dr. John Blundell; Care Team of the Year, Memorial’s hospitalists; and Doctor of the Year, to Chief of Infectious Disease Dr. Rajinder Bajwa.
Memorial’s hospitalists, who were awarded Care Team of the Year, include Dr. Zubair Shaikh; Alicia Scott, D.N.P.; Dr. John Blundell; Dr. Milind Chaudhari; Dr. Niels Gothgen; Dr. Ryan Mikac; Melissa Owens, FNP; and Erin DeMarco, FNP.
NFMMC said, “These individuals were selected by their peers for their continued passion and excellence in serving our community. Memorial Medical Center will proudly display this year’s recipients on Memorial’s wall of excellence located in the medical center’s main lobby.”