A house well being nurse at Warren Common Hospital is the newest winner of the hospital’s DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurse.
Registered nurse Emily Colvin is the hospital’s twelfth DAISY recipient.
The award is a part of the DAISY Basis’s program to acknowledge the super-human efforts nurses carry out each day, in response to a WGH launch.
Colvin was nominated by a affected person and the affected person’s household.
“My husband had surgical procedure just lately at Warren Common hospital and spent 5 days within the Important Care Unit,” in response to the nominating letter. “After his discharge, we have been assigned Nurse Emily Colvin to make residence visits. The very subsequent day we heard from her to arrange a schedule.”
“She was at all times immediate making her go to and was obtainable by cellphone if we had a difficulty at any time,” the letter stated. “Her method may be very caring and made my husband really feel relaxed.”
“She is thorough along with her exams and really educated on any points that we had,” in response to the letter. “Emily was fast to contact the surgeon, our household physician or another division at Warren Common Hospital to hunt data or assist remedy any concern.”
“Emily was very useful to me as a caregiver with wonderful recommendation to assist us transfer ahead in restoration,” the letter stated. “Emily’s expertise and professionalism within the area of nursing is a superb addition to your group.”
Nurses could also be nominated for the award by sufferers, households, and colleagues. Recipients are chosen from among the many nominees by a committee at Warren Common Hospital.
Awards are introduced all year long at celebrations attended by the honoree’s colleagues, sufferers, and guests.
Every honoree receives a certificates commending him or her as an “Extraordinary Nurse.”
The certificates reads: “In deep appreciation of all you do, who you might be, and the extremely significant distinction you make within the lives of so many individuals.”
Honorees additionally obtain a DAISY Award pin and a good looking and significant sculpture known as A Healer’s Contact, hand-carved by artists of the Shona Tribe in Zimbabwe.
WGH Chief Nursing Officer Joe Akif stated, “We’re proud to be among the many healthcare organizations collaborating in The DAISY Award program. Nurses are heroes each day. It’s essential that our nurses know their work is highly-valued, and The DAISY Basis supplies a manner for us to do this.”
“Congratulations Emily Colvin RN, Warren Common Hospital is honored to have an distinctive nurse such as you, working right here.”