Jennifer Hodgerson.EOM.webPassavant Area Hospital’s Employee of the Month is Jennifer Hodgerson. Jennifer is a physical therapist in the Rehabilitation Services department. She’s been employed at Passavant 9 years.

Her nomination from a grateful patient read, “Jennifer is an amazing person. She pours herself into her work and is not satisfied with just “good enough.” I have had the pleasure of her kind and caring healing and cannot say enough about her work ethic. She keeps an open mind about my problems and keeps her options flexible. She has helped me feel better that I have felt in 20 years and she isn’t done with me yet. God has truly blessed her and has given her a rare and awesome talent and disposition. She is the type of employee that everyone should aspire to be.”

As a physical therapist, she evaluates and treats multiple diagnoses including orthopedic pain, dysfunction and mobility deficits. Jennifer specializes in manual therapy of the spine, functional movement assessments and women’s health treatments. She also coordinates the physical therapy student clinical rotations at Passavant and serves as a JointWorks educator.

Jennifer and her husband, Nate, reside in Greenfield. They are the parents of a son, Karl.

The Employee of the Month at Passavant receives eight hours off with pay, an Employee of the Month plaque, a close parking space for one month, gift cards for the Cafeteria and Gift Shop, a movie gift card, pen and pencil set, picnic blanket, flashlight/tool kit, Mason jar cup, umbrella, small cooler, lunch sack, drawstring tote, water bottle, notepad, flashlight key ring, coffee mug, and cup.