Congratulations to our Employee, APP and Physician of the Month winners for July 2023

Published: Monday, July 31, 2023

Michael Maley, MD

Physician of the Month

Dr. Michael Maley is a provider with Northeast Georgia Physicians Group specializing and board certified in Pediatrics. He earned his medical degree from Mercer University School of Medicine.

Dr. Maley makes everyone he comes in contact with feel appreciated, seen and heard. When it comes to his patients, he personally calls with lab results and talks to parents on a level they can understand, helping to ease any worry they might have and ensure they know their children are cared for. And he does the same for his staff – he appreciates them all and makes sure they know that by always thanking them for what they do.

Janelle Murphy, PA

Advanced Practice Provider of the Month

Janelle Murphy is a provider with Northeast Georgia Physicians Group, specializing in neurology and working in the Neuro Intensive Care Unit. Janelle earned her Physician Assistant degree from Central Michigan University.

Janelle truly goes above and beyond for everybody. She is kind and caring to patients and families who are often dealing with difficult things. Her approachability and friendly demeanor make her easy to talk to – for patients and staff.

She is willing to teach and explain things to coworkers when needed, and she does it in a respectful manner. She is a natural leader, which is apparent from her confidence, dedication, support and inclusivity of all those she works with. She is continually improving processes, showing great initiative and creativity in all she does.

Cheryl Foster

Employee of the Month

Cheryl Foster is a crucial part of NGPG Urgent Care in Braselton. She is a hard worker, she’s caring, compassionate and is always willing to help anyone in need. Even when it’s not part of her job, she’s stocking supplies or taking care of other things around the office that need to be done – even when it’s plunging a toilet. She truly cares about her patients and every aspect of their experience at Urgent Care.