Paula Lowery Receives Hot Springs DAISY Award

Paula Lowery, a nurse-Patient Care Coordinator in SICU at Hot Springs, received the December DAISY Award. Paula was nominated for the care she provided to a patient who was unresponsive upon his arrival at the hospital. Because no ICU rooms were available, the patient was kept in ED while a bronchoscopy was ordered. Paula andView Full Post

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Laura McConnell Receives Hot Springs DAISY Award

Laura McConnell, an oncology nurse on 2W in Hot Springs, received the November DAISY Award. She was recognized after she organized her coworkers to help a patient’s daughter attend prom. The coworkers raised enough money to purchase a dress and have the girl’s hair and nails done for her special night. “This young lady andView Full Post

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Tim Guinee Receives Infirmary DAISY Award

Tim Guinee, a nurse on 3NW at the Infirmary, received the February DAISY Award. Tim was nominated by a patient who praised his “words of encouragement and infectious smile.” “He catered to my needs. When I rang my bell, he was right there explaining the purpose of my pills. From the time he clocked inView Full Post

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Tami Moore Receives Hot Springs DAISY Award

Tami Moore, an ICU nurse in Hot Springs, received the September DAISY Award. She was nominated by a the daughter of a patient, who was transferred to the hospital after suffering cardiac arrest. The patient was scheduled to receive an intense treatment to help prevent brain damage, but the family had questions about whether thisView Full Post

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Roger Alexander-McKinzie Receives North DAISY Award

Roger Alexander-McKinzie, a nurse on 3 North, received the DAISY Award at North. He was nominated by his coworker for going above and beyond–not only in the care of his patients but also helping his team with their shift. Roger spent a lot of time with his coworker’s very worried patient and was able toView Full Post

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Jawana Lambert Receives Hot Springs DAISY Award

Jawana Lambert, a nurse in Hot Springs, received the August DAISY Award. She was nominated by a new mom whose son was having trouble breastfeeding. “This nurse took me and the situation very seriously. She came in every single feeding time and tried everything she could to get him to latch on. When she triedView Full Post

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Lisa King Receives Hot Springs DAISY Award

Lisa King, a nurse in Hot Springs, received the June DAISY Award. Lisa was nominated by a patient who was returning for a second surgery in a month. The patient “received excellent care from all of my team but one person really worked hard to make a difference.” “This nurse recognized that there was anView Full Post

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Lindsey Witham Receives North DAISY Award

Lindsey Witham, a nurse at North, received the June Daisy Award. Lindsey was nominated by person who was her preceptor during her first week in the residency program. Three years later, Lindsey was her sister’s day nurse. “The growth I witnessed was amazing.  As a new grad, she was proactive, enthusiastic and caring.  Now asView Full Post

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