November 22, 2017

November DAISY winners

 Tim Adams photo by Cherry Odom. Barbara Holland, RN is a nurse in the NICU; she was nominated by Sarah McClure, the mother of the infant patient. My son was in the NICU for more than two months. It was a very scary and at times overwhelming but Barbara Holland (aka Barb) was like an […]

Mission Hospital Great 100 Nurses Reception

Congratulations Great 100 Nurses! Mission Hospitals had 6 Nurses selected as Great 100 Nurses this year. The winning nurses are listed below along with a quote from each honoree.

October DAISY Winners

Audrey Forga, RN, Renal Medicine Nominated by Robert Kline, MD Audrey is normally on the renal floor, but she was pulled to trauma care for two days.  She was part of the team that cared for Dr. Kline.  I spent two days on the Trauma Care Unit on the Mission campus for a concussion, clavicle […]

Nursing Is…for Pink October

We asked some nurses on the oncology floor on the St. Joseph’s campus what Nursing Is… here are some of their responses: Nursing Is…my opportunity to serve others in the most difficult time of their lives. -Robyn Bailey Nursing Is….engaging the patient about their goals and needs and being present for them both spiritually and […]

Just In: An Update from BCMA

Here’s the latest from Ann Knupp, RN, about the Bar Coded Medication Administration that began over the weekend: “It has gone extremely well.  I just completed rounds on both campuses,

Wanted: A Dollar a Day for the United Way

When the community needs support, Mission always comes through, and this year the need is greater than ever. Our community has needs in the areas of education, income, and health. You can make a positive difference in someone’s life by contributing to this year’s United Way campaign. Would you be willing to give “A Dollar […]

Six Mission Nurses Named to Great 100, Nominated by their peers

At Mission, we know we have great nurses. Since 1990, 161 have been honored as Great 100 NC nurses. That’s why we’re so proud to include this year’s six Mission nurses to that total. To be singled out by their peers is an honor in itself, but these nurses will also be honored at a […]