Dr. Godwick (Courtesy)

Yavapai Regional Medical Center announced Jay Goswick, an anesthesiologist is its physician of the year for 2017.

“I am honored to be included with the distinguished prior recipients of this award,” Goswick said in a news release. “Receiving recognition by one’s coworkers for being a small part of the Total Healing Environment at YRMC is very humbling.”

YRMC’s Total Healing Environment Physician of the Year is selected annually by YRMC

employees and Medical Staff and presented to a Physician who:

Provides excellent patient care.

Is sensitive to the needs and desires of patients.

Emulates positive relationships with employees and volunteers.

Is a team player and shows respect to everyone with whom he or she comes into contact.

Takes pride in YRMC and the community.

“We had an overwhelming number of excellent nominees for our 2017 Total Healing

Environment Physician of the Year, which tells you a lot about the quality of our medical

staff,” states John Amos, President and CEO, Yavapai Regional Medical Center.

“Dr. Goswick is very deserving of this honor. The kindness and respect he demonstrates to everyone he comes into contact with is an inspiration to all of us.”

Dr. Goswick joined YRMC’s Medical Staff in 2006. He completed his medical degree at Des

Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine in Des Moines, Iowa, and completed his

Anesthesia Residency training at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois.

Information provided by Yavapai Regional Medical Center.