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The Excellence in Nursing Awards

The Excellence in Nursing Awards recognize and celebrate Baptist RNs for their outstanding achievements. These quarterly awards are given to nurses in five categories- Rookie, Mentor, Educator, Clinical Practice and Leader.

View the recipients of the first quarter 2012 Excellence in Nursing Awards
View the recipients of the fourth quarter 2011 Excellence in Nursing Awards
View the recipients of the third quarter 2011 Excellence in Nursing Awards
View the recipients of the second quarter 2011 Excellence in Nursing Awards
View the recipients of the first quarter 2011 Excellence in Nursing Awards
View the recipients of the second quarter 2010 Excellence in Nursing Awards
View the recipients of the first quarter 2010 Excellence in Nursing Awards
View winners of the 2009 Excellence in Nursing Awards

Baptist Nightingale Nominees

Each year the Mississippi Nurses Association and The Mississippi Nurses Foundation sponsor the Nightingale Awards that honor exceptional service in the Nursing and Health Care Industry in Mississippi.

Baptist was pleased to nominate the following nurses from our Excellence winners for these awards. Click the picture to see a larger image.


 

2011 Nominees

Brenda Castleberry, MSN, BSN, RN

Mississippi Nurses Association Hall of Fame
Year 2011 Nightingale Award Winner 

Terri Diffy, ADN, RN

Nurse Manager of the Year

Laura Finch, MHSA, BSN, RN

Nurse Mentor of the Year

Vickie Gerrard, BSN, RN

Nurse in NonTraditional Setting of the Year

Tina Magers, MSN, BSN, RN

Nurse Researcher of the Year

Lindsey McCleur, BSN, RN

Nurse Rookie of the Year

Agnes Middleton, ADN, RN

Nurse Educator of the Year

Deniece Ponder, ADN, RN

Clinical Practice Nurse of the Year

Diane Vesa, BSN, RN

Nurse of the Year

Robert Ware, MHSA, BSN, RN

Community Service Nurse of the Year

Year 2011 Nightingale Award Winner

Baptist Health Systems

Hospital of the Year (100 beds or more)

 

2010 Nominees

Heather Evans, ADN, RN

Rookie of the Year

Keisha Chaffe, RN, BSN

Mentor of the Year

Ruth Travis, RN, BSN

Educator of the Year

Sherry Perry, ADN, RN-BC

Nurse of the Year

Jesse Lee, RN, BSN, CCRN

Clinical Nurse Practice Nurse of the Year

Bobbie Ware, RN, MHSA

Nursing Administrator of the Year
2010 Nightingale Award Winner

 

 

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