Employee Stories

Leading and Succeeding at Lurie Children's with Reba Mathew

Stories in: Leadership

When Reba Mathew was growing up, she knew she wanted to pursue a career in healthcare. As Reba got older she questioned whether or not she really wanted to pursue a career in nursing - a widely...

Making an Impact in Support Services and Beyond with Will Felix

Stories in: Support Services

When Will Felix started two years ago, he didn't realize how much of an impact his role at Lurie Children’s would make in people’s lives. As a Logistics Associate, Will keeps everything stocked and...

Finding Your Fit in Finance

Stories in: Support Services

When you think of healthcare jobs, usually the first thing that comes to mind is nurse or doctor or therapist. But there is more to healthcare than just those vital roles. Marcus Ingram, Director o...

Providing Two Decades of Patient Care with Shi-Fong George

Stories in: Support Services

Shi-Fong George has been a Clinical Pharmacist at Lurie Children’s since 1995. She jokes that it’s not the commute that keeps her coming back every day, but the people that she works with. As a...

Exemplifying Passion and Compassion in the Cardiac Care Unit with Kim Tyk

Stories in: Nursing , Advanced Practice

A good nurse isn’t just someone who shows up for the job, it’s someone who is compassionate, detail-oriented, eager to learn, and empathetic. It takes passion to push through the exhausting moments...