Gundersen Health System receives ‘Seven Seals Award’

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – On Wednesday Gundersen Health System received special recognition as a patriotic employer.

The health care facility was given the Seven Seals Award for its commitment to being flexible for those working there while also serving for the military.

Gundersen was nominated for the award by Captain Angela Manke, an audiologist for Gundersen and a member of the U.S. Army Reserve.

She was able to return to her job after leaving to spend one year serving at Fort Hood in Texas.

Gundersen is one of only five employers from Wisconsin to receive this award.