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Yonker Named KGH Employee of the Month


November 12, 2003
Wednesday - 1:00 am

Ketchikan, AK - Mike Yonker, a 6 year employee of Ketchikan General Hospital, has been named Employee of the Month for November by a committee of his co-workers. Yonker is a


Mike Yonker
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member of the Maintenance Department, with a wide variety of skills required to keep a diverse plant such as a hospital and clinics operational. Yonker has life-long training as a carpenter, having grown up working with his parents in their painting and decorating business. He has completed many remodeling projects for KGH, as new technology continuously requires changes in room configurations.

The co-worker who nominated him for this award stated "Mike goes above and beyond his duties. He is efficient in his work and never complains about what we have asked him to do . . . He is truly a pleasure to work with."

The award of Employee of the Month at KGH recognizes those who regularly go above and beyond what is required, to provide high quality service to patients, visitors and co-workers. 



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