Three TCHC Staff Receive Foundation Scholarships

Three TCHC Staff Receive Foundation Scholarships Click to Enlarge

WADENA (KDLM) - The Tri-County Health Care Foundation awarded $2,000 Marquardt-Prindle scholarships to three staff members at Tri-County Health Care.

The scholarships have been awarded to Amy Kine, Medley Shamp and Sarah Wallgren. Kine is attending Phoenix University for a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. She currently works at Tri-County as a senior accountant in the finance department.

Shamp is attending the University of Mary in Bismark for her Master of Science in Nursing. She currently works for Tri-County as Director of Clinic Operations; Wallgren is attending Walden University for a Master of Science in Nursing. She currently works at Tri-County as a registered nurse in the Wadena Clinic.

The Bernadine Marquardt and Margaret Prindle Scholarship was established in 2010 as an endowment memorial from the two sisters and long-time Tri-County Hospital employees. Marquardt worked as a licensed practical nurse at Tri-County Hospital for 46 years; she retired in 1986. Prindle retired from Tri-County Hospital in 1991 after 48 years of service to the dietary department.

The scholarship helps Tri-County Health Care employees fulfill their educational goals. Eligibility is not limited to clinical studies; all programs and degree levels are applicable.

For more information about Foundation scholarships, call 218-632-8148 or visit TCHC.org/foundation.

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