Staff Throwback Thursday
Welcome to our weekly feature — Staff Throwback Thursday! In this feature we’ll be checking in with employees who have worked at Parkwest for more than twenty years! We hope you enjoy learning more about our long-term employees!
Trish Lawson, Coordinator of Consumer Services
How long have you worked at Parkwest? I was hired October 1975 as a Utility Worker in Dietary, over the years I’ve worked in the Business Office (File Clerk, Billing Clerk, Secretary), Optifast Office Manager, Chaplain Secretary, Gift Shop Coordinator and current position in Consumer Services.
How much has the hospital grown or changed since you were hired? I’ve witnessed 3 major constructions. Parkwest was a small facility that has grown to being well-known in the community for providing exceptional medical care and customer service.
What’s your favorite memory of working at Parkwest? I have a lot of great memories: company picnics, award banquets, Working with Irene Cooper in the Business Office, there was never a dull moment with her around.
What’s kept you at Parkwest over twenty years? Opportunity for professional growth and I have a lot of friends who work here.