James Kaufman works in the Food Services department of Fort Sanders Regional. Surrounded by coffee containers in the hospital coffee shop, he remembers a time when even a good dose of caffeine couldn’t keep him alert.
While each of our volunteers are different from the next, one group in particular stands out. These volunteers have wagging tails, wet noses and furry paws, and their job is to provide animal-assisted therapy to our patients.
Congratulations to Respiratory Therapist Gage Jones, recipient of the FSRMC FLAME Award! Gage received multiple nominations for the award from patients and family members for his professionalism and friendly personality.