Daisy Award

Randy Brannon Receives August 2017 Daisy Award

Caring for our patient’s families is just as important as caring for our patients. That’s why we want to recognize Randy Brannon, RN in the Critical Care Unit, as a Daisy Award winner! He ensured that a patient’s wife felt involved in the treatment plan and fully understood the results of procedures that were performed.View Full Post

Brown’s Compassion Earns Her July Daisy

Lauren Brown, BSN RN, is a winner of the July DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses at CHI St. Vincent. Brown is a Registered Nurse in Neurosurgery ICU at CHI St. Vincent Infirmary. Here’s an excerpt from Brown’s nomination letter, which was written by a patient’s relative: “There is no one situation that she wasn’t there for us the entireView Full Post

Schwarznau is Hot Springs’ First Daisy Winner

Sandra Schwarznau, RN, is a winner of the June DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses at CHI St. Vincent. Schwarznau is a Registered Nurse on the Outpatient unit at CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs. Here’s an excerpt from Schwarznau’s nomination letter, which was written by Lisa Stanfield, RN: “I had a weekend to work in the Outpatient Department. Sandra heardView Full Post

Nooner Wins May Daisy Award

Teresa Nooner, RN, is the May 2016 DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses winner at CHI St. Vincent. Nooner is a Registered Nurse on the 4 West unit at CHI St. Vincent Infirmary. Here’s an excerpt from Nooner’s nomination letter, which was written by a patient’s mother: “Words can’t even describe how we feel about this nurse. My daughter, age 16, wasView Full Post

Williams-Anton Wins April Daisy Award

Devin Williams-Anton, RN, is the April 2016 DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses winner at CHI St. Vincent. Williams-Anton is a Registered Nurse on the 5-East Neurosurgical ICU unit at CHI St. Vincent Infirmary. Here’s an excerpt from Williams-Anton’s nomination letter, which was written by a nurse who had a family member as a patient: My great aunt suffered an aneurysm.View Full Post

Spivy Wins February DAISY Award

Melissa Spivy, RN, was named the February 2016 DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses winnee at CHI St. Vincent. Spivy is a Registered Nurse on the Cardiovascular Stepdown Unit at CHI St. Vincent Infirmary. Here’s an excerpt from Spivy’s nomination letter written by a patient: “Melissa was excellent.  There couldn’t be a better nurse.  She fixed theView Full Post

Furgason Wins December DAISY Award

Leann Furgason, RN, from Outpatient Surgery at CHI St. Vincent Infirmary is the winner of the December 2015 DAISY Award for Outstanding Nurses. Lauren Taylor submitted the following nomination for Leann Furgason, RN: “On a very busy day in Outpatient Surgery PACU, Leann stepped up to the plate to help 3 PACU RN’s in aView Full Post

Connie Pugh Wins November DAISY Award

Connie Pugh, RN, has been named a November 2015 DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses at CHI St. Vincent. Pugh is a Registered Nurse on the 3 Northwest Mother-Baby Unit at CHI St. Vincent Infirmary. Here’s an excerpt from Pugh’s nomination letter written by a patient: “It is not common that in the medical field with all its business that oneView Full Post