SMITHVILLE — St Luke's North Hospital recognized outstanding medical staff and employees for 2019 first quarter with board-certified psychiatrist Audrey Brooks of St. Luke's North Hospital- Smithville being awarded physician of the quarter.
"Dr. Brooks has a soothing bedside manner that sets patients at ease," states a hospital system press release. "Her ability to talk to patients who are in crisis is a true talent. She is caring and treats everyone with respect."
Additionally, security of St. Luke's North Hospital was named team of the quarter.
"In addition to keeping a watchful eye on the hospital, our security team lends a hand with giving directions, getting wheelchairs for patients and even helps with cleaning," the release said, describing the team as going above and beyond the required duties. "That is why they received this special honor."