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West Florida Healthcare Announces 2012 Clinical Excellence Awards

May 14, 2012

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Pensacola, FL - West Florida Healthcare recently awarded six health care staff members with its top clinical awards at a special reception held in May during Nurse’s Week—the 2012 Clinical Excellence Awards. The annual awards recognize exemplary nurses and support personnel that have made a difference in patient care through demonstration of clinical expertise. The theme for this year’s awards was “Nurses: Advocating, Leading, Caring.”

The winners were selected from 53 nominees in five categories: Direct Patient Care; Support; Special Clinical Support; Leadership; and the “Spirit Award”. The Spirit Award is given annually to the West Florida Healthcare nurse who best exemplifies the caring, compassionate spirit of nursing.

Direct Patient Care Award Resident Of
Angie Henry, Operating Room Pace
Jerenda Hunt, Emergency Department Pace
Support Award Resident Of
Louise D’Haiti, Step-Down Surgical Unit Pensacola
Special Clinical Support Award Resident Of
Carol Bream, Education Holt
Leadership Award Resident Of
Michele Hawkins, Emergency Department Pensacola
“Spirit of Nursing” Award Resident Of
Suzanne Zukoski, General Surgery Unit Pensacola

West Florida Healthcare would like to recognize all clinical personnel for the strength, commitment, and compassion they demonstrate every day to their patients and families.