February 2015 – Quantum Radiology physician, Dr. Stuart Resnick, has been awarded the WellStar Safety First Hero Award. Dr. Sharon Amaya, a WellStar Emergency Medicine physician, nominated Dr. Resnick for the award after an exceptional life-saving experience for a patient.
Dr. Amaya has enjoyed working with Quantum Radiology over the last 15 years and is complimentary of all of the radiologists. She has indicated that they have been helpful with questions and often call to discuss the patient cases with her. However, this particular experience was exceptional.
The purpose of the Safety First Hero Award is to recognize the efforts and contributions of our WellStar team members who have excelled in creating safety as a core value through exhibiting daily safety behaviors. The selection criteria for an award nominee include:
- Above & Beyond Behavior
- Exceptional Communications Skills
- Positive Attitude
- Team Player
- Facilitator of Safety Behavior
- Role Model for Demonstration of Safety Based Behaviors and Error Prevention Techniques
- Well Respected Among Team Members