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Michelle Aliprantis, MBA

Regional Director of Business Development, Marketing and Communications

Lower Bucks Hospital Employees Honored at

Annual Service Awards Event

Bristol, PA (May 19, 2021) –Lower Bucks Hospital proudly announced their Annual Employee Service Awards. This year’s event honored 2019 and 2020, recognizing 1,020 total years of service for those who reached their milestone in 2020, and 790 total years of service for those in 2019, totaling 1,810 years of combined service. These honorary employees helped Lower Bucks Hospital achieve excellence over the years through their dedicated service.

The Lower Bucks Hospital Employee Service Awards provides an opportunity to say “thank you” to the dynamic and innovative employees who touch the lives of patients and staff every day, through their professionalism, commitment to excellence and diligence.

Commenting on the occasion, Lower Bucks Hospital Chief Executive Officer Michael Motte said, “Our employees are our greatest asset and we are pleased to honor 120 employees this year. We always look forward to holding this event which recognizes those who have demonstrated superior dedication to our hospital.”

Kevin Carrion, Director of Human Resources, Lower Bucks Hospital and Suburban Community Hospital, added, “We are pleased to honor our employees today for their commitment to service throughout the years. They are great examples of the excellent employees who have helped Lower Bucks Hospital achieve success.”

Lower Bucks Hospital has always been an employee-focused and patient-centered organization and the hospital places the wellbeing of its employees uppermost on its corporate credo. The awards also celebrate the milestone of a tenure that has been rewarding, enriching and epitomizes an employee’s loyalty to the organization.

Employees, who were recognized after five years of service, will choose a gift with hospital logo from a promotional catalog. All honorees will receive a certificate that can be displayed in their office or home.

This year’s employees who celebrate Lower Bucks Hospital anniversaries, measured in five-year increments, from five to forty-five years, include:



Stephanie Ballard
Deborah Barrington
Patience Bloh
James Bradley
Elisa Carnivale
Kristin Cartlidge
Katherine D’elia
Barbara Dubuc
Dorothy Dupell
Angela Ellsworth
Shaun Geyer
Marc Grossman
Patricia Magill
Lisa Miller
Marie Nolan
Rachel Raymond
Lynda Robinson
Margaret Sleppy
Tia Thompson
Melinda Williams
Julian Woolridge


Deborah Carney
Donna Curry
Susmita Dhakal
Selma Gibson
Kevin O’Neill


George Garber
Mohammad Hossain
Rita Kansupada
Agnette Matos
Cynthia Posluszny
Kathleen Rhoades
Heather Risko
Laurey Turner


Sandra Bingle
Olga Hinkson
Isaac Irby
Elizabeth Klaus
Jacqueline Milano
Marie Roarty


Marc Concio
Teresa Petruzzelli
Robert Ridge
John Root


Shirley Crowell
Ivory Henderson
Patricia Mee
Renee Pawlush-Smith


John Stephan


Paula Dinunzio
Nancy Hems
Catherine Thompson



Comfort Agundu
Regina Armentani
Doris Ashland
James Bowman
Dana Catucci
Dana Cummando
Megan Fiedler
Heather Frost
Acenett Gonzalez
Cecilia Howard
Makesia Jabateh
Nancy Kehoe
Dorothy Kotowski
Janneta Loseva
Annemarie Maldonado
Earnestine Martin
Patrick Mccann
Kelly Mcginnis
Karen Muccie
William Nilan
Tionna Ramratan
Adesha Reagan
Pedro Rodriguez Uceta
Teresa Santoro
Gina Verduci
Inez Waugh
Ricky Winton


Michael Barrington
Rachel Behar
Edward Currie
Dawn Dorner
Ricky Johnson
Ellen Mills
Catherine Moran
Sangita Patel
Cynthia Pilla
Lonnie Stinson
Amanda Whitaker


Veronica Alexander
Patricia Brady
Debra Breig
Theodore Fanelli
Nicole Hogarth
Holly Kaczmarek
Kelley Louden
Doreen Morrison
Christine Portman
Amy Wadsworth


Claudia Beck
Herbert Tramel


Kalpana Trivedi
Nkeiru Uduji
Lori Zangara


Jose Alves
Virginia Dimaggio
Mary Jo Harris


Edna Doak
Stephanie Faherty
Patricia Ruffner
Karen Sheaf-Rodak


Theresa Bumgardner
Donna Estel
Mary Hartman
Marie Meyer
Carolyn Palmer
Joan Shipp
Valerie Terry
About Lower Bucks Hospital: Lower Bucks Hospital is a community hospital, serving the Lower Bucks County region with medical, surgical, and emergency care. Located in historic Bristol, Pennsylvania, the Hospital is well-known for its knowledgeable medical staff, including cardiology, orthopedics, radiology, wound care, and general surgery. The hospital has more than 200 physicians on staff, as well as another 700 employees. As part of Prime Healthcare Services, headquartered in Ontario, California, Lower Bucks Hospital is focused on becoming one of the leaders in technology. Prime Healthcare is an award-winning hospital management company operating 45 acute care hospitals in 14 states, including Roxborough Memorial Hospital in Philadelphia, Lower Bucks Hospital in Bristol, and Suburban Community Hospital in Montgomery County.

About Prime Healthcare and Prime Healthcare Foundation: Prime Healthcare is an award-winning health system operating 45 hospitals and more than 300 outpatient locations in 14 states, providing over 2.6 million patient visits annually. It is one of the nation’s leading health systems with nearly 50,000 employees and physicians dedicated to providing the highest quality healthcare. Fourteen of the Prime Healthcare hospitals are members of the Prime Healthcare Foundation, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit public charity. Based in Ontario, California, Prime Healthcare is nationally recognized for award-winning quality care and has been named a Top 10 and Top 15 Health System by IBM Watson Health. Its hospitals have been named among the nation’s “100 Top Hospitals” 58 times and have received more Patient Safety Excellence Awards from Healthgrades than any other health system in the past six years. To learn more, please visit