Bates County Memorial Hospital recognizes Dee Dee (Delia) Yates as the Employee of the Month for January 2023. Dee Dee is a triage nurse with Family Care Clinics working at the Adrian clinic at 102 East Main.
Her team members say she is an upbeat, positive person who brightens the mood of everyone around her. She is always willing to go where she is needed, stays late to make sure all work is done, and she is always kind and caring to patients.
Dee Dee has worked for BCMH since 2009 when she took a position with Dr. Miller at Nursery Street as a triage nurse at the then newly-formed Family Care Clinics (Nursery Street).
During her tenure with Family Care Clinics, Dee Dee has also worked as a screening nurse, and in 2021 she took the role of triage nurse for the Adrian clinic. Dee Dee resides with her husband in rural Adrian and they have two children, six grandchildren, and one great grandchild.
Dee Dee continuously demonstrates the values BCMH is committed to in treating others with respect and compassion, and she is deserving of this recognition.