Canton, OH – Congratulations to Massillon resident, Anthony Ross, of Mercy Medical Center’s Patient Transport department, for being named Mercy’s Star Performer of the Year for 2012. The Star Performer program is the hospital’s employee recognition and rewards program. Hospital employees, volunteers and staff are nominated each month for demonstrating outstanding performance, being a team player, going “above and beyond”, being creative and innovative and championing service excellence. Ross was chosen as the Star Performer of the Month last February, and was recently selected from the 2012 candidates as the overall Star Performer of the Year.
He has received numerous nominations throughout 2012 complimenting his cheerful personality and his sensitivity to patients’ needs. He is noted for putting patients at ease and for always having a smile and a kind word to say to everyone he meets. Ross was recognized by Mercy President & CEO, Tom Cecconi, during a recent leadership meeting for his Star Performer designation.
Mercy Medical Center, a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System, operates a 476-bed hospital serving Stark, Carroll, Wayne, Holmes and Tuscarawas Counties and parts of Southeastern Ohio. It has 620 members on its Medical Staff and employs 2,500 people. Mercy operates outpatient health centers in Carroll County, Jackson Township, Lake Township, Louisville, North Canton, Plain Township and Tuscarawas County. A Catholic hospital, Mercy Medical Center upholds the mission and philosophy of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine and continues to be responsive to the needs of the community. For more information, see cantonmercy.org or visit facebook.com/cantonmercy.
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