Jamestown Regional Medical Center recognized local celebrities for their more than 500 years of service.

JRMC held its annual Celebrity Celebration at Shady’s Restaurant & Lounge on Nov. 30. Employees and providers reaching anniversaries of five, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40 and 45 years were recognized for their excellent service and continued difference to the community and JRMC.

“We are grateful for our employees’ and physicians’ commitment to caring for our patients and our community,” said Ricki Ramlo, JRMC chief operating officer.

JRMC recognized the following individuals for their years of service:


2018 Celebrities

45 years: Marla Wegner (Family BirthPlace).

35 years: Pamela Enger (Patient Care Unit).

30 years: Carol Janke (Surgical Services).

25 years: Marcie Marler Maier (Surgical Services).

20 years: Tracy Anderson (Rehabilitation), Melissa Matzke (Utilization Review), Julie Meyer (Health Information Management), Rhonda Ravely (Material Services), Leann Ripplinger (Rehabilitation), Julie Schulz (Rehabilitation) and Karri Woehl (Health Information Management).

15 years: Trish Brownell (Laboratory), Elaine Kuske (Linen Services), Rhea Miller (Surgical Services), Donna Rowell (Home Health & Hospice) and Lori Wanzek (Patient Financial Services).

10 years: Emily Allen (Nutrition Services), Katie Barta (Patient Care Unit), Vickie Brown (Respiratory Care), Dann Holm (Plant Operations), Steve Mayhair (Information Services), Lori Morin (Respiratory Care), Jessica Thorlakson (Radiology) and Amy Walz (Rehabilitation).

5 years: Jerry Bloemendaal (Environmental Services – Retiree), Heather Erholtz (Strategy & Planning), Lisa Jackson (Foundation), Erin Johnson (JRMC Clinic), Becca Klipfel and Robin Newton (Patient Access Management), Victoria Rangel (Patient Financial Services), Lili Ruby (Patient Care Unit), Brenda Schrade (Linen Services), Shar Trevithick (Home Health & Hospice), Deanna VanBruggen (Emergency), Windy Widman (JRMC Clinic), Tamra Wiedenmeyer (Rehabilitation) and Sara Zink (Emergency).

Finally, during JRMC’s Celebrity Celebration, the hospital honors local physicians for their years of service and dedication to JRMC. JRMC recognized the following physicians: Dr. David Muhs (30 years) and Dr. Sarah Schatz (10 years).

For more information or to learn about available career opportunities, contact JRMC Human Resources at (701) 952-4813.