WinWin! Applauds Andy Wurtzel and NICU staff


winwinWelcome to the WinWin! section. The employees listed below have been recognized by patients, peers and/or managers who want to showcase their wins. Please join us in applauding their great work. If you have a Win, we’d love to celebrate it. To submit a Win, click here:  

Andy Wurtzel

Andy is being recognized in his new role as Executive Director, Service Lines, including Ortho/Spine + ATCs, Bariatric & GERD Center, Business Development, Physician / WC Outreach and Physician Recruiting. Andy was previously the Director of Ortho Spine. Congratulations to Andy!

NICU staff

Staff are recognized for participating in the Samaritans Purse Project – Operation Christmas Child.

Comment from manager: “Every day we care for sick newborn babies here in DeKalb Medical’s NICU.

This fall, two of our nurses, Linda Cox & Maggie Sofidiya challenged us to collect shoe boxes and fill them with gifts and school supplies for children in war-torn and poverty-stricken parts of the world,

including some parts of USA. The boxes were channeled through

They gave us a goal and we exceeded it big time. They expected we’d collect about 12 boxes; we collected 79! Kudos to our NICU.”

(l to r: Linda Cox, Rosemary Hyde, Judy O’Donnell)