Atkins Earns SOMC IDEAS Award

Greg Atkins (second from right), a staff member of the Nutrition Services Dept. of Southern Ohio Medical Center, recently received an IDEAS award for suggesting a new window be placed in a stairwell exit door to prevent accidents. SOMC Maintenance members Michael Coriell and Brent Conley (far left and right) arranged installation of the window. Presenting the award to Atkins was SOMC Safety Services member Sheri Anderson. SOMC’s IDEAS (Ideas Designed by Employees at SOMC) program rewards employees for presenting viable ideas that support the organization’s values of safety, service, quality, relationships and performance.