McLeod Loris Seacoast recognizes Merit Awards recipients

Kathy Arp and John Konopka
Kathy Arp and John Konopka

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – McLeod Loris Seacoast recognized two of their employees during a Merit Award event, on February 26, at McLeod Seacoast. John Konopka who is a Occupational Therapist and Kathy Arp, a Pre-Admission Nurse, were presented with a Merit Award.

The Merit Award recognizes McLeod Health employees, physicians, and volunteers who consistently exemplify Service Excellence and standards.

They must also promote and demonstrate the McLeod Health vision, values and mission. Recipients are nominated by their coworkers and chosen by members of the McLeod Seacoast Service Excellence Committee.

About McLeod Loris and McLeod Seacoast:

McLeod Loris and McLeod Seacoast provide care for residents of northern Horry and southern Brunswick and Columbus counties. Founded in 1950, McLeod Loris is a fully-accredited acute care facility with 105 licensed beds. McLeod Seacoast opened in 2000 as an outpatient facility. In July 2011, McLeod Seacoast began providing inpatient care as a 50-bed hospital. On January 9, 2012, both facilities became part of the McLeod family of quality healthcare facilities. Other facilities located in Horry County affiliated with McLeod Health are Loris Extended Care Center and the Center for Health and Fitness.

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