Butler County Health Care Center has honored Eric De Wispelare as a 2017 Caring Kind Recipient.
The Nebraska Hospital Association recognizes Nebraska’s finest health care workers with the Caring Kind Award. This prestigious honor rewards outstanding health care employees who have demonstrated compassion for patients, operation with co-workers and dedication to excellence in their job responsibilities.
Hospitals across the state select one Caring Kind recipient from their facility to be recognized annually at the Caring Kind Luncheon. This year the luncheon was held at the Embassy Suites in La Vista on October 27, 2017
“I am honored to be recognized by my peers for the Caring Kind Award. There are so many employees at Butler County Health Care Center who are deserving of this award. I am thankful to be to be working in an atmosphere like this,” DeWispelare said.
DeWispelare began his employment at Butler County Health Care Center in March 2015 as Wellness Director. He also is a USAW Sports Performance Coach and Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Coach. DeWispelare was nominated by his peers because of his enthusiasm to help co-workers, patients and community organizations.
The nomination for DeWispelare noted that his positive attitude is exemplary and his drive for a healthier facility is infectious. DeWispelare is recognized for providing a smile and words of encouragement toward those around him.