Nanticoke Health Services recently announced that Heather Jones was named Employee of the Month for March.

Jones started her career at Nanticoke Health Services in June 2009 as a health information management/file clerk in medical records. Jones helped during the hospital’s transition to an electronic health record, helping scan old paper records into the new electronic system. Her current position is health information management analyst IV.

Jones received her associate degree in health information management from Delaware Technical Community College in Wilmington and passed the registered health information technician certification exam from the American Health Information Management Association three months later. As a student, she maintained a 3.4 GPA while working full-time at Nanticoke.

Jones is an active member of AHIMA, the National American Health Information Management Association and volunteers with Delaware Health Information Management. She also participates in fundraising for the American Heart Association by working at bake sale tables, selling paper hearts and walking in the annual Heart Walk.