Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to celebrate and recognize the many contributions of individuals of Hispanic Heritage. At Family First Health, we are excited to shine a light on some of our Hispanic team members who contribute to our work and community every day.
Today’s spotlight is on Elizabeth Otero, who is a Medical Reception Supervisor on our team. Elizabeth has been on the Family First Health team for almost 11 years. Read more to learn about Elizabeth’s Hispanic Heritage, and how her heritage influences her work.
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From what country do you or your family originate?
What does your heritage and Hispanic Heritage Month mean to you?
It means a lot to me. Being that I am Hispanic, I can contribute and help Spanish speaking patients in our community.
How does your heritage influence the work you do?
My heritage influences my work in being able to help the Hispanic community here at Family First Health.
What are some of your favorite family and/or cultural traditions?
I love festival parties, the food at Christmas and El Día de los Reyes (Three Kings’ Day) where kids get gifts as if it were Christmas.
What is something you wish others knew about Hispanic Heritage?
I wish everyone knew its not just to celebrate the Hispanic heritage , just with Hispanic. We can celebrate with other cultures so they can learn more about all other different Hispanic cultures and countries.