Virginia "Ginny" Allen
Ginny Allen has been selected as Rappahannock General Hospital’s Employee of the Month for August 2014. Allen is a Registered Nurse at RGH and currently works as a Nursing Supervisor. She has been employed with RGH since February 1977.
Her family includes husband-Glenn, son-Bryan, daughter-Jaime, stepdaughter-Laura King, and 7 grandchildren.
Allen's hobbies include spending time with her grandchildren, reading, playing hidden object games, enjoying her swimming pool and dragon flies.
The committee elected Allen for the numerous, outstanding remarks that were submitted by her co-workers. "Ginny Allen began her employment at Rappahannock General Hospital before the doors of the hospital opened for patient care. She has always been willing to go the extra mile to learn new things and work in any department as needed to provide the best possible care for her patients. Ginny has worked in multiple capacities while employed at RGH and has brought her easy going demeanor and excellent skills to each of them. No matter what age the patient, from newborn through elder care, Ginny has the skills and training to care for them all. Her training and knowledge do not stop there however, as she also works in the Emergency Department and Intensive Care Units as needed. Ginny is a tremendous asset to our staff."
Allen commented, "I've spent over half of my life here and have made many friends. RGH has been my extended family. I couldn't think of a better place to work."
She resides in Lancaster County.