What is your role at Washington Regional?
Clinical Dietitian. I also work some days in the diet office as a tech or clerk.
How long have you been at Washington Regional?
5 years this coming June.
What do you like best about your job?
Coworkers- It's great to be surrounded by a group of such knowledgeable people.
Why did you choose Washington Regional as an employer?
I am from Conway and had recently finished my dietetic internship in Atlanta, Georgia. I knew I wanted to move back to Arkansas. Fayetteville was close enough to home without being too close. Washington Regional has a beautiful facility /campus and seemed the like the obvious choice.
What do you like best about Northwest Arkansas?
I love that Fayetteville has a small town feel with such a local influence. It's great to be able to purchase locally produced items.
What customer service skills help you manage your job duties?
Good communication- The ability to listen and take the initiative to resolve issues as quickly as possible.
What is the most rewarding part of your job?
Knowing that I am helping to improve a patient's (and family) quality of stay while providing them with the tools to help improve their life.