Carolinas Hospital recognizes nurses
Carolinas Hospital System held its 2018 Nursing Recognition Ceremony on May 10.
Misty Martin received the 2018 Nurse of the Year award.
The 2018 Patient Choice Award winner was Michelle McCray of the Progressive Care Unit.
The Physician Friend of Nursing award was presented to Dr. Ramzy Hourany.
The 2018 Nursing Leadership Champion Award was presented to Ashley Hudson, Education.
The 2018 Nursing Support Champion was Shawn McDonald, EKG.
Kim Peed was recognized for her commitment to the nurses and presented an honorary nurses cap.
Fifteen nurses were recognized in a new category, Rising Stars. These Rising Stars demonstrate exceptional qualities that embody the best of nursing while inspiring others to follow their example. They were:
Madison Braddock, South Tower
Kendra Cooper, 5th floor
Tiffany Cooper, ICU
Breanna Dawkins, ICU
Alyx Edwards, South Tower
Kristie Gaymon, Emergency Department
Dalana Gibson, 8th floor
Danielle Harrington, TWC
Sarah Lopez, ICU
Felicia Nowlin, Surgical Services
Amanda Rogers, South Tower
Renetha Staggers, 8th floor - unable to attend
Katelyn Stewart, Emergency Department
Renee Storey, Surgical Services Kim Szogi, 4th floor