Examiners shine throughout ExamOne’s golden anniversary celebration



Yearly in August, we take the time to acknowledge our examiners throughout Life Insurance coverage Examiner Appreciation Week. This 12 months, as we have fun our 50th “golden” anniversary at ExamOne, we acknowledge that it’s our folks, like our examiners, who’ve made the distinction all these years. They’re GOLD to the corporate, our purchasers, and customers. We recognize them being Go-Getters, Outstanding, Loyal and Dedicated!

The suggestions, tales, and shout outs from our examiners, their friends, purchasers, and customers are true testaments to how our examiners shine. Assist us acknowledge 50 of our very important examiners this 12 months in honor of our milestone anniversary!


Not solely are our examiners motivated and “go-getters”, however they’re additionally actually “on the go” touring to the place wanted to get exams carried out. They take their professionalism wherever they go offering the very best service to purchasers and their candidates, members, or sufferers.

1. Suzanne Hadlock (pictured) had a sophisticated assortment in a rural space of Utah with particular dealing with and processing necessities for the specimens. After the examination, she drove 2 ½  hours to the closest Quest PSC to make sure that the affected person bought the testing accomplished that his physician required for his care.

2. “I’m at all times prepared to journey and go the place is required throughout the Southwest. My workplace can depend on me to assist. To this point this 12 months I’ve lined 50,000 miles to get exams accomplished”. – Examiner Kira Hahn, Catalina, AZ

3. Whitney Gamber, a brand new examiner in Spokane, WA, sees a number of re-occurring Well being and Life Sciences sufferers and so they get pleasure from having her come each month to do their attracts. They recognize her positivity throughout their interactions.

4. Daybreak Mischke in Fargo, ND is a real skilled. She made all of it look simple. Her background on each side of the medical world: as a former affected person herself, and now as a nurse, offers her a novel perspective to narrate to clients like me.” – Life insurance coverage applicant

5. “Simply final week I traveled 1,400 miles in 4 days to get 15 exams accomplished.” Examiner Jennifer Morton, Merkel, TX

6. Serrina Hunter is a long-standing Quest worker and now could be finishing insurance coverage exams out within the subject. She is frequently complimented on her flexibility with scheduling candidates – she does what she will to make course of simple and handy.

7. “I cowl 8 counties in my space and revel in touring to different states to fill-in or work well being festivals.”   Examiner Theresa Rock, Schuyler Falls, NY

8. Kathryn Eliason is a retired nurse, prepared to journey and assist out in rural areas in distant Utah. Kathy’s protection on this space helps us maintain our service ranges and turnaround instances objectives.

9. Greg Bass in Birmingham AL did a improbable job! I might extremely advocate him to anybody seeking to do an at house well being examination – Life insurance coverage applicant

10. “We’re a group, and I wish to be an excellent teammate by serving to extra purchasers with specialty testing collections and performing EKGs to cowl all our purchasers’ wants.” Examiner Patricia Saltsman, Horse Cave, KY

11. Sandy Baca in Phoenix, AZ was very quick and went out of her method to assist perceive the method. She was very, very, very environment friendly {and professional}.” – Life insurance coverage applicant


We frequently hear about or see our examiners excellent performances. From our applicant satisfaction survey to peer-to-peer suggestions, we now have good examples of examiners offering superior customer support regularly.

12. “Each consumer that I interacted with at all times receives my above and past care as a result of applicant affected person care is at all times my primary precedence.” – Examiner Shaun Palms, Trenton, NJ

13. Kathleen (Kathy) Selvog (pictured) not too long ago celebrated 2 years with our ExamOne Minnesota workplace. Her 20+ years within the medical subject and her dedication to affected person care and high quality are current in all the pieces she does. Kathy constantly works arduous and is willingly able to go the additional mile on a regular basis.

14. Annamarrie Dicus, Nashville, TN examiner, was excellent and really thorough. She was particularly useful after I defined my aversion to blood attracts and accommodated my wants. I can’t thanks sufficient for sending her.” – Life insurance coverage applicant

15. Alexander Le in Los Angeles, CA had a specimen assortment for an older particular person. The affected person stated it was one of many smoothest blood attracts he has ever had in his 80+ years and requested for Alexander for his subsequent appointment.

16. “My examiner was wonderful! She was well mannered, courteous, and interacted tremendous properly with my youngsters who have been operating round. She was quick and really well mannered Thanks Zhuzhuna Kuchukyan in Portland, OR.” – Life insurance coverage applicant

17. Tammie Allen has been instrumental in overlaying our rural communities within the state of Washington. She actually understands the significance of “The Why” in what we do and supplies superior service to carriers and candidates.

18. “I saved a pregnant woman from carbon monoxide. Throughout a last-minute request to do an examination, I walked right into a home smelling like gasoline and instantly advocateed she go away and get to security. She couldn’t cease thanking me.” – Examiner Pamela Lee Carter, Dewey, AZ

19. Maria Ochoa in Boise, ID was improbable. She was on time and very courteous. She defined all the pieces alongside the way in which and made me really feel very snug. She did an excellent job.” – Life insurance coverage applicant 

20. “I did a blood draw on an individual who ran a canine rescue for retired greyhounds. Being an avid canine lover too, I made a present basket for her group. They wrote the nicest thanks notice and despatched photos of the canine having fun with his new toys together with his new house owners. It’s nice to satisfy folks and pets whereas working” –Examiner Kate Johnson, Littleton, CO

21. “Gina Valio in St. Louis, MO was very cordial and conversational. She made positive I used to be snug with the method. She was pleasant {and professional}.” – Life insurance coverage applicant

22. Examiner Camille Patronas in Las Vegas, NV had a consumer with a worry of needles who handed out on her. She acted accordingly to assist the applicant and even referred to as to verify on them later. The applicant was very touched by her thoughtfulness.

23. “Kelani Antoque in Honolulu, HI was very skilled and pleasant. She guided me by way of the examination course of and answered any questions I had. She made the examination course of simple and I might advocate her to everybody.” – Life insurance coverage applicant


In a latest survey of greater than 2,000 examiners, the common size of working within the trade was 15 years. Nonetheless, with the inflow of recent hires, there are quite a lot of examiners who’re nonetheless early of their careers too. From working with us only for just a few months to some surpassing our 50th anniversary, our examiners are loyal and dedicated to serving to others – purchasers and customers.

24. “I began doing exams 35 12 months with the workplace in St.Joseph, MO. And I’ve been an RN for 45 years.” – Examiner Stanley M. Gibson

25. “I get pleasure from my job and I’ve tried to carry out as finest as I can for the final 28 years.” – Examiner Carolina Castillo, Garland, TX

26. Since 1968 – Examiner Lowell Brehmer, Casper, WY

27. A few of our 35+ years examiners – Pat Veinot, Beverly, MA; Beth Barham, Harrison, OH; Saeed Farahmandpour, Roslyn, NY; Daybreak De Souza, Oceanside, CA; Gail Lynee Parisi, Lake Grove, NY; Linda Wilkerson, Holliday, MO

28. “I bear in mind accomplished my first paramedical examination in Greensboro, NC in 1978, so that may be 44 years.” – Examiner Gregory Barnes, Hoover, AL

29. Tara Wroblewski (pictured) in Minnesota will have fun 13 years with ExamOne this 12 months. Whereas she took a 12 months hiatus a pair years in the past, she present in that quick time that her coronary heart stayed in affected person care and he or she missed ExamOne and the purchasers!  Tara’s group is so comfortable she’s again giving it her finest on daily basis.

30. “From over 21 years of going to 30-40 properties per week, I’ve seen all of it. I simply regulate my persona to any scenario.” –  Examiner Katherine Cody, Dallas, GA

31. “I’ve been doing exams for 8 years. However have been a phlebotomist and medical assistant 30+ years.” – Examiner Sandra Anaya, Yuma, AZ

32. “As a cell examiner for 25 years, I take pleasure in what I do. Thanks ExamOne for being half Quest Diagnostics, an organization that I’m proud to say I work for.” – Examiner Christy Hren, Naples, ID

33. Since 1976 – Examiner Anna Lyons, Smyrna, DE

34. “I began with ExamOne proper after I graduated college in 2004. I had an ideal mentor who assist make me what I’m immediately. I recognize the prospect I used to be given and by no means take it without any consideration.” – Examiner Amy Brannon, Cutler Bay, FL

35. “From my 39 years of experiences, I can say it’s not a 9-5 job. However I benefit from the touring and other people.” – Examiner Wanda Peoples, Henderson, NC

36. “I at present have the very best supervisors I’ve ever had in my 7-8 years as a phlebotomist. They help you and make you a greater examiner. I’ve discovered a lot in my 3 months of being a cell phlebotomist for ExamOne.”  – Examiner Holly Masoe, Spanaway, WA

37. Lisa Pfannsmith has been with our ExamOne North Dakota workplace for over a decade and within the trade for over 20 years. We constantly obtain constructive surveys and suggestions from Lisa’s purchasers. It’s a testomony to the constructive impression she makes on folks every day. 


Climate, pets, and weird areas are only a few of the issues examiners cope with regularly. Fortunately our examiners are devoted to getting the job carried out and no impediment is getting of their method!

38. “Attributable to an applicant’s blood strain being extraordinarily excessive and he was out of his medication. I helped him discover a health care provider that may see him instantly.” – Examiner Teresa Thompson, Fayetteville, NC

39. Theresa in McKeown Voorhees, NJ was completely great! She was form and courteous, and the blood draw was legitimately the very best blood draw expertise I’ve ever had in my life. If I may have her for each blood draw, I might.” – Life insurance coverage applicant 

40. Teri Shipp (pictured) in Montana was bitten by a canine whereas finishing an insurance coverage examination. Just like the skilled she is, she accomplished the rest of the examination, then bought herself taken care of. However she was so apprehensive in regards to the scenario, that she adopted up with the applicant to verify the canine and applicant have been each okay.

41. JudyDee Smith in Phoenix, AZ was skilled, caring, and targeted on the expertise being carried out correctly. Nice individual in the suitable function, positioned your corporation on the elite stage.” – Life insurance coverage applicant 

42. “I taught myself learn how to communicate Spanish properly sufficient to finish an examination. And now I’m engaged on studying extra languages to achieve extra various applicant.” – Examiner Shaquirah Jacques, Raleigh, NC

43. “I’ve shoveled so many walkways in my years. I’ve discovered to carry my very own shovel.” – Examiner Katherine Lawler, Blackstone, MA

44. “I wish to praise Galina Bilyavskaya in Fairport, NY on her professionalism. She was wonderful at explaining issues, at taking blood samples painlessly, and at placing me relaxed by way of the examination. I actually appreciated Galina’s method.” – Life insurance coverage applicant

45. Performing exams in uncommon locations is regular in Beverly Hills, CA for Erik Zuckerbraun. He has seen sufferers on an enormous cargo/container ship, behind a pickup, carried out an EKG on a picnic bench, and even at just a few celebrities’ properties.

46. “My examiner, Jeanette Blakney in Portland, OR,  was extremely skilled and very courteous. She defined what she was doing and why through the examination. She was nice and put me relaxed. I favored her very a lot.” – Life insurance coverage applicant

47. “Our examiner, Julica Burroughs in Jacksonville, FL, was completely wonderful! She was very pleasant and made me very snug with the method. Fingers down, she was superior.” – Life insurance coverage applicant

48. Mary Rood in North Dakota is a long-term examiner who has been with ExamOne in some capability for over 20 years. Whether or not out within the subject doing exams, popping into our workplace to assist with protection, or out on the street tending to our drug and alcohol screening enterprise, she does all of it with a can-do angle and a smile. 

49. “As soon as I went out throughout a giant storm and the temperature was solely -35 levels to do an examination on a instructor. It was the one time she had accessible as a result of college was cancelled as a consequence of dangerous climate.” – Examiner Joyce Stieber, Wausau, WI

50. “I’ve held a affected person’s hand and sang ‘Twinkle Twinkle Little Star’ earlier than blood draw as a result of consumer was nervous.” – Examiner Renee A Galvan, El Centro, CA

We hoped you loved seeing how some our examiners shine throughout our golden fiftieth anniversary 12 months. Our total group owes them not solely this week of appreciation however fixed gratitude for the work they do. Our Examiners really are GOLD!



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