'Oscar the Grouch' takes No. 1 spot in noncarving pumpkin contest
Teams from throughout the health system joined the noncarving pumpkin contest, and in the end, only one pumpkin garnered top bragging rights. Congratulations to the patient accounting team at Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center for winning first place with its fun take on the grumpy, trash-loving Sesame Street character, Oscar the Grouch! Thanks to everyone who participated. Here are all of the entries.
Oscar the Grouch – Culpeper Medical Center patient accounting team (winner)
S'More Fun – Novant Health UVA Health System Medical Group
Damien The Dilaudid Demon – Novant Health UVA Health System Prince William Medical Center surgical services
IT’s a Clown – Novant Health UVA Health System Haymarket Medical Center surgical services
Momma and Baby Porcupines – Novant Health UVA Health System Caton Merchant House
Thanks also to our judges, Mort Chiles, MD (retired chief medical officer); Sharon Clark (board member); and Shari Landry (president of the Wellness Foundation).