Dr. Abdel Sawan, emergency medicine, and Andrea Grooms, senior medical assistant at the Center for Breast Health, were selected as Carroll Hospital's December Physician of the Month and Associate of the Month, respectively.
Affiliated with Carroll Hospital for nine years, Dr. Sawan was recognized for his commitment to providing exceptional patient care during and beyond his normal shift hours in the hospital's emergency department.
A Carroll Hospital staff member since 2012, Grooms was honored for going above and beyond her duties to help a patient who was confused about the proper paperwork needed for a procedure.
Each month, Carroll Hospital recognizes the extraordinary achievements of members of Carroll Hospital's affiliated providers and staff with the Physician and Associate of the Month Awards. From a year's worth of winners, one Physician and Associate is selected as the Physician or Associate of the Year. Community members and hospital associates are encouraged to nominate a medical professional or hospital employee. For more information, call 410-871-6899 or 410-871-6833.