Passavant Area Hospital’s Employee of the Month is Kari Jennings. Kari is a registered nurse in the Outpatient Clinic. She’s been employed at Passavant 18 years.

Her nomination from an appreciative co-worker read, “Kari is a delight to have at Passavant. She is always willing to help anyone and everyone. She is very passionate about her job and is a joy to work with. She is always happy and does a great job of picking up the slack, without being asked, when we are busy. Kari is the super glue that holds out department together and we are very grateful to have her as part of our team.”

As a registered nurse in the Outpatient Clinic, she is responsible for scheduling patients and providing care to patients receiving IV therapies, injections, and dressing changes. She also assists with the hospital’s Pain Clinic and Specialty Clinic.

Kari resides in Jacksonville with her two children.

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.