Jerfred Carroll was recognized as the 2017 Yoakum Community Hospital Rising Star of the Year at the Hospital’s Annual Christmas Party on Friday, December 1st. Jerfred, who works in the Facilities Department, was chosen for this honor by exceedingly demonstrating the qualities of YCH’s core values of R.I.S.E. (Respect. Integrity. Stewardship. Excellence.) Jerfred was presented with a plaque and $500 cash award by Karen Barber, Chief Executive Officer. Pictured left to right: Karen Barber (CEO) and Jerfred Carroll.