HERMITAGE, TN — Serena Vayda, M.D., internal medicine, was recently named Physician of the Quarter (Q4 of 2018) by the staff of TriStar Summit Medical Center. Dr. Vayda is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Vayda was recognized by hospital staff for the care she demonstrates to patients and staff along with her commitment to improving the quality of care to those in our community. “We are extremely proud to recognize Dr. Vayda for her exemplary work on behalf of our patients and our community,” said Mary Ann Angle, CNO, TriStar Summit Medical Center. “TriStar Summit is committed to delivering quality patient care and we are proud to have her as part of our medical staff.”
The Physician of the Quarter honor is given to those physicians who exemplify the hospital’s mission statement, known as I SERVE: Integrity, Selfless, Exceptional quality, Respect, Visionary, Excellence. Criteria for nomination include:
- Shows concern and is an active listener
- Shows sensitivity to staff, patients and families
- Open to views and opinions of others
- Respectful and honest in interactions with others
At the end of the year, TriStar Summit employees will name a Physician of the Year, choosing from the four Physician of the Quarter recipients.
For more information about TriStar Summit or a free physician referral, please call TriStar MedLine at (615) 342-1919.