Long service awards recognize 569 staff and physicians

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 9:00pm

Almost 600 Capital Health employees and physicians were recognized Tuesday, October 21 at the long service awards reception and dinner. Employees with 20, 25, 30, 35 and 40 years of service received gifts for their long service. See the full list of recipients here.

The event was hosted by Barbara Hall, vice-president, Person-Centred Health. CEO and president Chris Power brought greetings. Recipients picked up their gifts during a cocktail reception followed by a gala dinner. See the photo gallery.

As in other years, special mention was made of the longest serving employees, listed here:

Employees at 40 years

  • Robert Cook, Operations Support
  • Robert Comeau, Operations Support
  • Joan Joyce, Continuing Care
  • Karen Steeves, Retired from Acute Care
  • Minerva Bowser, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Leona Latta, Cancer Care Nova Scotia

Physicians at 40 years:

  • Dr. Louis Fernandez, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Dr. Roger Michael, Medicine
  • Dr. Morris Trager, Family Medicine
  • Dr. David Zitner, Family Medicine

Employees 45 years:

  • Sheldon Bisson, Biomedical Engineering
  • Judith Murray, Diagnostic Imaging
  • Gordon Mahar, Pharmacy

Long service awards dinners have been held annually at Capital Health.