We Are IH: Helping residents motivates Vernon maintenance worker

March 2, 2023
Maintenance worker Kevin Miskosky in front of Gateby Care Facility.

Name: Kevin Miskosky (he/him/his)
Job Title: Maintenance Worker
Years of Service: 32
Worksite: Gateby Care Facility
Community: Vernon
Ancestral Territory: Syilx Nation
Favourite Quote / Advice to live by: “Do it once, do it right.” - Anonymous

Kevin Miskosky, maintenance worker at Interior Health, has been in B.C. health care for an impressive 32 years. Kevin started at Surrey Memorial Hospital, then moved to Vernon Jubilee Hospital in 1997, and finally to Gateby Care Facility in Vernon in 2009. 

A jack-of-all-trades, when asked what keeps him motivated in his job, Kevin responds: “All my moms and dads at Gateby.” The residents are what is most important to Kevin, day in and day out.


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