SPEARFISH, S.D. – Two Regional Health caregivers were recently honored for 35 years of service to the health of their communities in South Dakota and Wyoming. Mary Kathleen “Kathy” Young, a Registered Nurse at Spearfish Hospital, and Barbara Riggs, Patient Service Representative in Newcastle, were among the 68 Regional Health caregivers honored during a recent Spearfish Market Service Award Celebration.
The Regional Health Spearfish Market includes medical facilities in Buffalo, Belle Fourche and Spearfish, as well as the Wyoming communities of Newcastle and Upton.
Kathy Young is a Certified Wound Care Registered Nurse. She is involved in Wound Care policies and products in Spearfish and throughout the Regional Health network. Barbara Riggs is the first point of contact for patients when they check into the Newcastle clinic.
Other honorees included: