Parkland Health Center’s Christina Hampel Named Our BJC Values Employee for April
(FARMINGTON, MO – May 24, 2021) – Parkland Health Center is pleased to announce that Christina Hampel was selected as the Our BJC Values Employee for the month of April 2021. Christina is a Credentialing Coordinator for the Medical Staff Office and has worked at Parkland Health Center for 7 years.
Christina’s nomination reads in part, “Christina is positive and goes above and beyond if needed. She does her absolute best to help other departments in any way she can. She is a joy to be around, and you would never know if she were having a bad day. She is kind, compassionate, and respectful in every aspect of her job.”
Upon learning she had been selected as April’s Our BJC Values Employee, Christina said, “I felt honored and appreciated to be initiated into this service group!”
As she approaches her eighth year with Parkland Health Center, Christina said her favorite part of her job is knowing she can make a difference in the community she lives in. Her desire to help others was a motivating factor that led her to pursue a career in health care. “I love being part of the Parkland family,” she said.
As part of BJC HealthCare, Parkland Health Center employees exhibit our shared values of compassion, respect, excellence, safety, and teamwork.
Parkland Health Center
Parkland Health Center includes two locations in Missouri — a full-service acute care hospital in Farmington as well as a three-bed critical access hospital in Bonne Terre. Parkland Health Center provides quality primary and secondary level inpatient and outpatient services to the people of St. Francois County and surrounding areas in southeastern Missouri. Services across these two facilities include intensive care, obstetrics, geriatric psychiatry emergency services, oncology, infusion, sleep lab, wound care, and the Huckstep Heart and Lung Center.
Parkland Health Center is part of BJC HealthCare which also includes St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Barnes-Jewish Hospital, the teaching hospitals for Washington University School of Medicine. For additional information about Parkland Health Center, please call (573) 756-6451 or the physician finder service at (573) 431-3338 or visit www.parklandhealthcenter.org.
BJC HealthCare is one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States, delivering services to residents primarily in the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois, and mid-Missouri regions. Serving the health care needs of urban, suburban, and rural communities, BJC includes 15 hospitals and multiple health service organizations. Services include inpatient and outpatient care, primary care, community health and wellness, workplace health, home health, community mental health, rehabilitation, long-term care, and hospice. BJC’s nationally recognized academic hospitals, Barnes-Jewish and St. Louis Children’s hospitals are affiliated with Washington University School of Medicine.