College Station, TX (March 21, 2017) — College Station Medical Center has named Amanda Kimble as
2016 Employee of the Year. This award is the highest honor bestowed on a hospital employee each year.
Amanda was chosen from among 600 hospital employees for the honor.
“Health care requires a special blend of great people skills, tireless energy and the ability to work well
under pressure,” says America Farrell, Chief Executive Officer. “People who work in health care share
the common desire to help others and make a difference in people’s lives. It’s a pleasure to recognize
our employees for their dedication to our patients and to providing outstanding care.”
Employees are nominated for the award by their hospital peers based on their commitment to patient
care, their professionalism, and their contributions on the job.
Kimble has worked for College Station Medical Center since February, 2009. She is known for her energy
and enthusiasm. She never hesitates if asked to do something, even if it is outside her scope of
responsibility. She is a nursing role model for all as she advocates for our patients in any situation.
During the recognition ceremony, Kimble expressed her gratitude by saying, “I am very lucky to have
such a great team to work with and without them, I wouldn’t be receiving this, so thank you very much.”
“Each of our employees has a specific role in the delivery of quality health care to the people who live
and work in the Brazos Valley community,” said Farrell. “Our success in meeting the needs of the
patients we serve is dependent on the collective efforts of all employees.”
About College Station Medical Center
College Station Medical Center traces its beginning to the city of Bryan where it began as Bryan Hospital in 1931. In
1987, the hospital moved to its current location on Rock Prairie Road. College Station Medical Center is a 167-bed acute care
hospital that has introduced many first-time medical advancements in our region including neonatology, surgical robotics and
advanced interventional cardiology. The hospital recently completed a $23 million expansion and has a strong relationship with
Brenham Clinic. More than 90 physicians maintain offices on the campus of College Station Medical Center.
1604 Rock Prairie
College Station, TX 77845