Yamilka Encarnacion and her supervisor, Nurse Jessica Mankow.

SOMERS POINT – For consistently delivering outstanding person-centered service and embodying Shore Medical Center’s mission, vision and values, Yamilka Encarnacion, a nurse’s aide in the Advanced Spine and Orthopedic Institute, has been selected as the Employee of the Month for November.

“Yamilka is a great asset to ASOI and Shore Medical Center,” her supervisor, Jessica Mankow said. “She comes to work each day with a smile and consistently provides excellent patient care. She is hardworking, dependable and a great team player. When there have been staffing challenges, Yamilka has offered to work extra, not just on her own unit, but on other units in need. No matter the task, Yamilka is always ready and willing to help her patients and coworkers. Her kindness and caring demeanor make her patients feel comfortable.”

Encarnacion joined the ASOI team in August 2019. She had previously been a member of the Shore EVS team before taking a two-year hiatus and returning as a nurse’s aide.

Encarnacion lives in Mays Landing.




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Nanette LoBiondo Galloway

Award winning journalist covering news, events and people of Atlantic County for more than 20 years.