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Sue Adams

March 2014

 
Sue Adams
Nurse Practitioner
Convenient Care

Please join me in congratulating Sue Adams, Nurse Practitioner for MDH Convenient Care, on being named the recipient of the MDH APPLE Award for March 2014. APPLE stands for "Achieving outstanding Performance in Patient care, Leadership, Loyalty and Enthusiasm for MDH."

Hired as the first nurse practitioner at MDH’s Convenient Care on July 18, 2011, Sue was instrumental in the initial opening of the clinic. Her previous clinical experience at Bushnell Family Practice, along with her Bachelor of Nursing and Master of Nursing degrees from the University of Illinois–Chicago, allowed the clinic to be successful and grow.

Sue consistently demonstrates a high level of knowledge and clinical expertise. She continually displays the technical and cognitive ability to render quality care while making sound decisions. She has a strong work ethic and provides care to many patients each day in the fast-paced Convenient Care clinic.

Sue has an excellent working relationship with collaborating physicians, peers, and patients. She is a great mentor, and others look to her as a valuable resource. She has excellent communication skills with peers and responds to patients in a caring manner. She has the ability to educate and coach patients and does this by carefully explaining all treatments and directions. Sue is highly engaged in the customer service initiative and brings good ideas and observations to the group.

Sue is well-known in the community and highly respected. She connects with her patients with her outgoing, friendly demeanor. She strives to be very patient-care centered and aims for exceeding her customers’ expectations. She is a strong advocate for her patients; and her patients love and trust her.

Sue has one son, Liam. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, reading, and fishing. Sue also enjoys attending her son’s sporting events like soccer and basketball.