Rewards

Kandyce Cia Celebrates 50 years Since Nursing School Graduation

Kandyce Cia Celebrates 50 years Since Nursing School Graduation

Congratulations to Kandyce Cia, a nurse on 4W at the Infirmary, who recently celebrated 50 years since graduating from nursing school at the Infirmary. Her coworkers surprised her with a cake and card to mark the milestone anniversary. Kandyce, who has worked at the Infirmary since 1971, graduated on April 28, 1968.

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James Herndon Named Service Hero at Infirmary

James Herndon Named Service Hero at Infirmary

James Herndon was named a Service Hero at the Infirmary for displaying the value of COMPASSION. A family member submitted his nomination: “After my precious 90-year-old grandfather was admitted for sudden confusion, high blood sugar and a terrible gall bladder infection, his condition worsened, and he was transferred to the ICU. When it became clear that […]

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Coworker Appreciation Week Celebrated May 6-12

Coworker Appreciation Week Celebrated May 6-12

Mark your calendars! Coworker Appreciation Week will be celebrated May 6-12 with a week full of fun activities at each hospital and HCA. This is one of several ways throughout the year that we praise & celebrate our coworkers for all the work they do! This year, we’re also celebrating a high participation rate across […]

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Kristina Garcia Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Kristina Garcia Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Kristina Garcia was named a Service Hero at the Infirmary for displaying the value of COMPASSION. In February, several members of the lab lost their home in a fire. Within 24 hours of the fire, Kristina organized a help fund with members of radiology and GI lab, collecting $330. She then went to Target and bought […]

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Apply Now for Coworker Scholarships; Deadline is April 30

Apply Now for Coworker Scholarships; Deadline is April 30

Coworker scholarships are now available and the deadline is April 30 at 5pm for coworkers (including CHIPs and contracted employees) to submit applications. We want to ensure everyone knows about this great opportunity to receive support for advancing their education. Coworkers who received a scholarship in 2017 ARE eligible to apply. Click here to view the full […]

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Jennifer Kelley Named RNspire Honor Winner by Cardinal Health

Jennifer Kelley Named RNspire Honor Winner by Cardinal Health

Congratulations to Jennifer Kelley for being named the April 2018 RNspire Honor winner by Cardinal Health. Jennifer, BSN, RN, an orthopedic supervisor at the Infirmary, will be featured on the Cardinal Health RNspire’s Facebook page. RNspire recognizes everyday nursing heroes for their hard work, patience, dedication and caring. Jennifer was selected for checking off over […]

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Connie Treat Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Connie Treat Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Connie Treat was named a Service Hero at the Infirmary for displaying the value of COMPASSION. Connie did not think twice about watching another nurse’s patients so the nurse could go check on her mother-in-law, who had been transferred from the floor to the NSICU. When the nurse realized how sick her mother-in-law was, Connie took […]

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Miranda Ragland Named DAISY Award Winner at Infirmary

Miranda Ragland Named DAISY Award Winner at Infirmary

Miranda Ragland, an RN in Preop/Holding in the Infirmary’s Main Operating Room, received the April Daisy Award at the Infirmary. After waiting for a surgical procedure, a patient was going to be delayed further because of a shortage in operative registered nurses and a surgeon conflict. Miranda, who previously worked in the Main OR, stepped […]

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Cara Petrus Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Cara Petrus Named Service Hero at Infirmary

Cata Petrus was named a Service Hero at the Infirmary for displaying the value of  EXCELLENCE and COMPASSION. A family member entered through the physician entrance, thinking it was the Emergency Department entrance. Their dad had fallen, was bleeding profusely and was slumped in the car, barely conscious. Cara is not clinical but she quickly assisted […]

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Emily Batterton Receives DAISY Award in Hot Springs

Emily Batterton Receives DAISY Award in Hot Springs

Emily Batterton, RN, was named a Daisy Award winner in Hot Springs. Nominated by one of her patients, her nomination read: “She was an excellent nurse. She provided my care the day after my hip replacement surgery. I feel she met all the criteria for this award. For example, my hip bandage was leaking and […]

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