2017 SUPERVISOR OF THE YEAR: Courtney Olson
Originally from the Yakima Valley, it didn’t take long for Courtney
Olson to feel at home in Mattawa, where she has served as the
site director of the Wahluke Clinic. She will be the first to tell you she “loves her Mattawa crew!”
Past Supervisors of the Year recognized Courtney’s ability to manage
financial resources, select and develop talent, lead effective meetings,
and use sound judgment in making tough decisions.
Courtney works hard dealing with complex situations to keep both the patients
and staff happy, working hard to maintain a positive work culture. Her
goal is always to provide the best possible patient care. She also enjoys
being active in the community, where she serves on the Board of the Chamber
2017 EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR: Janie Leal
Janie Leal has worked in several CBHA departments since 1994. She started in the
WIC (Women, Infant and Children) Department and then provided nursing care as a certified medical assistant for many years.
She is currently a care coordinator whose patient-focused quality care
and respect for the dignity and rights of all patients have been noted
by the leadership team in the selection of this award.
Janie has demonstrated positivity and a willingness to recognize the contributions
of coworkers, while being a conduit for change -- always exhibiting a
positive work attitude. Her current position allows her to interact with
patients and their families at health fairs and community events.
2017 PROVIDER OF THE YEAR: Annie Coronado
Annie Coronado, PA-C, worked as a registered nurse at CBHA clinics for several years before
deciding to return to school to become a physician’s assistant.
She graduated from the University of Washington MEDEX Program, Yakima
Branch with a Bachelor of Science in Clinical Health Services and Physician
Assistant Certification. She returned to CBHA in 2013.
She considers it a privilege to care for patients at this level and appreciates
the trust and confidence CBHA has placed in her.
Past Providers of the Year have noticed Annie’s encouragement of
her team, strong leadership, and collaboration with colleagues. Annie’s
respect for all patients, staff and providers coupled with the patient-centered
quality care she compassionately delivers also contributed to her selection
for Provider of the Year.