From the Heart
When Charlie Dix, 84, made the difficult decision to transition to comfort care, Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital nurse Lisa Crowe remembered that sometimes what a patient needs most is simply to have their hand held.
'Always a Nurse First': Methodist Nurse Practitioner Honored for Extraordinary Staff and Patient Care
Pulmonology and critical care nurse practicioner Paige Pioppi, MSN, AGACNP-C, was awarded The DAISY Award for caring not only for COVID-positive patients, but also Methodist Fremont Health's critical care nursing staff.
For her years of consistent care and compassion for a young woman with a benign liver tumor, surgical oncology nurse navigator Heather Hagewood, MSN, RN, OCN, was honored with The DAISY Award.
Environmental Services (EVS) cleaning technicians are the first line of defense against infection at health care facilities, making them health care heroes on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
With COVID-19 disproportionately affecting Latinos, Spanish language interpreters have become essential members of many COVID-positive patients' care teams.
Methodist cardiovascular nurse Patty Sieler, RN, was honored with The DAISY Award for providing unyielding care and compassion to her patients and late mother while recovering from COVID-19 and completing nursing school.
Kelsey Jourdan, RN, a medical surgical nurse at Methodist Hospital, was honored with The DAISY Award for using prayer to connect with a patient.
'You Could Tell This Was Her Passion': Nurse Honored for Work on Methodist Hospital Acute Care for Elders Unit
“She’s just a rare breed. I’ve encountered several nurses and health care providers, and she’s at the top," said Albertha Schmid, who nominated Amber Baltaro, BSN, RN, for The DAISY Award.
Thanks to the quick actions of a dedicated care team, Carl Poteet, who was given days to live after a cancer-related complication, was able to walk his daughter down the aisle at Methodist Hospital.
Finding Blessings Where They Can: Couple Overcoming Pregnancy Loss Recognizes Nurse for Extraordinary Care and Compassion
Methodist labor and delivery nurse Deena Weatherwax, BSN, RNC-OB, C-EFM, received The Daisy Award for helping a couple process the traumatic emotions surrounding their 16-week stillborn daughter.