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Nick Reina, MD, Named January 2010 Patient-Focused Physician of the Month
Port Huron, MI…Nick Reina, MD, was named the January 2010 St. Joseph Mercy Patient-Focused Physician of the Month. The St. Joseph Mercy Patient-Focused Physician of the Month award highlights a physician’s commitment to working collaboratively to promote patient and community health through clinical excellence and patient-focused care. Physicians honored with this award must also be one whom St. Joseph Mercy Hospital staff and volunteers would recommend to family and friends in the community.
As a Physiatrist in Port Huron, Dr. Reina specializes in the physical rehabilitation of patients who have experienced injury, illness or a debilitating condition such as stroke. He was nominated for his personal integrity, respectful nature and his loyalty and dedication to his profession.
“Dr. Reina effectively coordinates work groups to meet the needs of his patients. He provides clear and concise guidelines to clinical staff and the patient to develop a positive patient outcome. He provides outstanding leadership in collaborating on difficult cases,” comments his nominator. “Dr. Reina is respectful of both his patients and the hospital staff. He is open and objective to the sharing of suggestions and he listens to the patients and their families. I would recommend Dr. Reina to anyone who needs physical rehabilitation because he is consistent and committed to what’s in the best interest of the patient, while continually striving for clinical excellence in meeting the needs of his patients.”
“Dr. Reina is a terrific asset to our health care community,” states Peter Karadjoff, St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron (SJMPH) President and CEO. “His outstanding performance has been noted by those who work most closely with him and has been highlighted through his nomination. I wish to extend my sincere appreciation to Dr. Reina for elevating the health status of our community and being a physician whom St. Joseph Mercy Hospital staff and volunteers would recommend to their family and friends.”
“I enjoy working with the staff at St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron,” comments Nick Reina, MD. “As a physician, my focus and priority has always been quality patient care. I’ve found that if I take care of that, everything else takes care of itself.”
The St. Joseph Mercy Patient-Focused Physician of the Month is designed to highlight outstanding collaboration between our physician community and St. Joseph Mercy Hospital patient care and volunteer staff. Nominations are accepted from all staff and volunteers, and are blinded and reviewed by a Nominations Review Committee. The award is presented each month to a physician on staff at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital.
To find a St. Joseph Mercy Hospital physician near you, visit SJMPH online at: mymercy.us; or call toll-free 1-888-MERCYME.
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