Corizon Health physician receives commendation from Sheriff Grady Judd

Corizon Health physician receives commendation from Sheriff Grady JuddIn Florida, Dr. Margie Gomez was honored with a Sheriff’s Commendation presented by Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd. Dr. Gomez was recognized for her care of a female patient with a history of cervical cancer and radiation treatment. The patient, admitted to the infirmary with fever, vomiting and a urinary tract infection, received life-saving treatment due to Dr. Gomez’s swift and correct diagnosis of pneumonia and pulmonary embolism.

“Your actions during this incident exhibit your true spirit of caring for others and the preservation of the sanctity of life,” stated Sheriff Grady Judd. “By demonstrating great compassion for this inmate, she is undoubtedly alive today.”

Thank you, Dr. Gomez, for your excellence in demonstrating Corizon Health’s values, and for your dedication to treating every patient with dignity and respect.