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Jason Mendoza

Position: LVN

Organization: Villagio at Capriana


List your nominee's experience in Senior Care.
Jason Mendoza worked his way through LVN school by being an EMT. His experience as an EMT taught him to be observant, and really listen for cues from the people he came in contact with. After he became an LVN about 2 years ago, he was interviewed by the team at Villagio and was hired right away. In fact, his director, Yutta, said she, "really hit the jackpot" when she hired him. He's a hard worker, dedicated husband, and he loves country music!

Describe how your Nominee has exceeded his or her Job Description, becoming a hero to you or others. Provide an example or as much detail as possible of the things that they do that go above and beyond their job description.
The words that keep coming up when people are asked to describe Jason are caring, reliable, dedicated, knowledgeable, positive and passionate. He is patient with his residents, which are comprised completely of dementia sufferers, and he is kind and compassionate with the families.