Employee Spotlight

Employees like working for Pershing Health System for many reasons—but most of all each one is a valued member of the PHS family. The Employee Spotlight demonstrates how each employee’s contribution is so important to Pershing. We have fantastic employees that make a difference in the lives of our patients and colleagues every day. With their compassion, empathy, and passion for what they do, they make our days brighter and our lives fuller

MEET TINA BOURCARD

TINA BOURCARD
Information Technology

Tina Bourcard works in our Information Technology department and has been with Pershing Health System for 15 years. Tina says her favorite thing about working at PHS is “being able to work with all the departments.” When asked what is one thing she would like to learn how to do, Tina stated that she would like to learn coding and computer programming.

Other questions we asked:

What do you like to do in your free time?
Spend time with family and friends.

What do you want people to know about PHS?
They are caring individuals that are dedicated to their profession.

MEET PAUL BECKER

PAUL BECKER
Maintenance

Paul Becker has worked in the Maintenance Department at Pershing Health System for just under 5 years. Paul says his favorite thing about working at PHS is “Being able to help make the hospital building stay in shape and look good for our patient and customers.” In his free time, Paul likes to fish and visit with family.

Other questions we asked:

3 words that people would use to describe you:
Get it done.

What do you want people to know about PHS?
Employees work hard to make the hospital successful and beneficial to the town of Brookfield and surrounding areas we service.

MEET DANNY BARTLETT, RT(R)(CT)

DANNY BARTLETT, RT(R)(CT)
Radiology

Danny Bartlett is the Director of Radiology and has been with Pershing Health System for 4 years. When asked what he likes best about his position at Pershing, Danny stated, “I love helping patients through their health journey and giving them answers through diagnostic imaging. I also love establishing relationships with patients that promote the best healthcare experience.”

Other questions we asked:

What is something you would like to learn how to do?
Currently, I am pursuing a Master’s degree in Business Administration.  After finishing my Master’s degree, I want to learn how to play the piano.

What do you like to do in your free time?
I love spending my free time with my wife and three boys.  They are my constant driving force to do well in this life.  I also like to weightlift at our local YMCA.

What do you want people to know about PHS?
Pershing Health System is always looking for the next big thing within the healthcare industry.  PHS is one step ahead when it comes to patient care trends.  We provide so many specialty clinics and diagnostic services that promote a unique and efficient experience for all our patients.

 

MEET ALEX BARTLETT

ALEX BARTLETT
Accounting

Alex Bartlett is a Senior Accountant and has been with Pershing Health System (PHS) since August, 23, 2021. Alex says she best describes herself as hardworking, easy-going, and friendly. When asked what she wanted people to know about PHS, Alex stated, “PHS is filled with kind people who genuinely care about you.”

Other questions we asked:

What do you like best about your position at Pershing?
I am a numbers person, so I love that I get to work with numbers every day.

What do you like to do in your free time?
Spend time with my family, play with my kids, and be outside when the weather is nice.

MEET KEN BARANSKI, CFO

KEN BARANSKI, CFO
Finance

Ken Baranski was appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer for Pershing Health System on July 21, 2021. When asked what he liked best about his position at Pershing, Ken replied, “I enjoy working with all of the wonderful people at Pershing. I appreciate the opportunity to learn more about this hospital and how my knowledge and experience can help Pershing continue to grow.”

Other questions we asked:

What is something that most people do not know about you
I am very shy and have had to work very hard to overcome this trait.

Three words that people would use to describe you?
Honest, trustworthy, and ethical

What do you like to do in your free time?
I enjoy the outdoors, walking, exercising, and doing handyman tasks at home.

 

MEET KIM BAKER, MLT (ASCP)

KIM BAKER, MLT (ASCP)
Laboratory

Kim is a MLT in the Laboratory department and has been with Pershing Health System full-time for the past 3 months, but has been PRN off and on since 2015. When asked what she’d like to learn how to do she replied, “Recently, I did my genetic testing through Ancestry and discovered I am 1/4 Welsh. Now, I would love to learn to speak Welsh.”

Other questions we asked:

Three words that people would use to describe you:
Kind, funny, and lively

What do you like to do in your free time?
Spend time with my children, binge movie series, play board games with all my family

MEET DEANN BAILEY, RN

DEANN BAILEY, RN
Med/Surg

Deann is a RN in the Medical/Surgical department and has been with Pershing Health System for 30 years! When asked what she likes best about her position at Pershing, Deann stated, “Getting to meet new people and see people get better.”

Other questions we asked:

What is something that most people don’t know about you?
I have never flown anywhere. I have only worked three places in my life, and two of them were in healthcare.

What do you like to do in your free time?
Read, sew, go to Branson

What do you want people to know about PHS?
We are a small hospital with a big heart for taking care of people that don’t need a big hospital.

MEET MITCHELL AYERS, PTA

MITCHELL AYERS, PTA
Physical Therapy

Mitchell is a PTA in the Physical Therapy department and has been with Pershing Health System for 2 years. When asked what he likes best about his position at Pershing, Mitchell stated, “I like meeting new people and helping them improve physically so they can return to activities they enjoy.”

Other questions we asked:

What is something that you would like to learn how to do?
Someday, I’d like to learn how to play guitar.

What do you like to do in your free time?
I like spending time with my wife, daughter, family, and friends, and I enjoy working out.

What do you want people to know about PHS?
We have a great staff that takes pride in watching our patients improve.