The DAISY Award Winners!

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Sarah B.,RN, BSN, Interventional Lab

Congratulations to Sarah B., RN, BSN, for receiving the first DAISY Award for extraordinary nurses at Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center! Sarah is a dedicated nurse in our Interventional Lab and was nominated for this award by a grateful family member of a patient who said Sarah, "demonstrated compassion, caring, selfless efforts and character far above the bar...

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Naomi W., RN, BSN, CCRN, Intensive Care Unit

Naomi W., RN, BSN, CCRN, who works in our Intensive Care Unit, had no idea we were rolling down the hall toward ICU with balloons and treats on that early October morning. Just like we’re sure Naomi had no idea of the tremendous effect she made on a patient and her family who nominated Naomi for The DAISY Award for extraordinary nurses. The nomination described Naomi as...

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Nicole B., RN, BSN, P6 Cardiac Telemetry

Nicole understands what it must be like for a patient who is overwhelmed and shocked after learning she needs a four-way heart bypass. As a nurse, Nicole B., RN, BSN, P6 Cardiac Telemetry, knows our patients need someone who can explain complicated medical terms and talk through what happens next. That is why Nicole was nominated and received The DAISY Award for extraordinary...

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Amber A., RN, BSN, P6 Cardiac Telemetry

When a patient's family takes the time to nominate a nurse that they are "crazy about," that is cause for a celebration! Amber A., RN, BSN, P6 Cardiac Telemetry, was nominated, and won, The DAISY Award for extraordinary nurses. She was nominated by a grateful wife whose husband received, "the best and most professional treatment we have ever had." Amber&...

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Allison L., BSN, RN, CPN

Congratulations to Allison L., BSN, RN, CPN, for receiving the DAISY Award for extraordinary nurses! Allison is a devoted nurse in our Labor and Delivery unit and was nominated for this award by a thankful family member of a patient who said "I will never forget the kindness that she showed us - her name and face will be a happy memory from the best day of our lives: bringing our newborn...

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Sandy W., BSN, RN, ONC

Sandy W., BSN, RN, ONC, has worked at the Medical Center for close to 20 years. According to her nomination, her calming words of advice and gentle touch are among many things that make her an inspiration. Sandy was nominated by a staff member who describes her as, “compassionate, experienced, and always trying to pass along her dedicated work ethic and fierce love for her job to others...

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Alex L., BSN, RN

Alex L., BSN, RN, recently showed exceptional empathy and compassion for a patient who needed some extra comfort. Alex was nominated by a colleague who noted she showed true understanding of the situation and interacted with the patient and their family as a true professional, setting a very high example of nursing care. She is described as a, “well-rounded nurse whose compassion shows no...

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Angela P., RN

Angela P., RN, works on our Grant 4 Cardiac Telemetry unit and is the latest recipient of the Daisy Award.. Angela was nominated by a patient who recognized her for her calming, upbeat, and joyful presence during her hospital stay. Angela’s experience and genuine connection with the patient were a big factor in her healing. The patient says, “She's a gem!  I told her I...

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Isaac B., RN

Isaac B., RN, is a dedicated nurse in Emergency Department and was nominated for this award by a thankful patient who said, "His care was so excellent that I still think about and consider it. He truly listened to me, was attentive, kind, and thoughtful. He’s a wonderful nurse.”

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Raven M., RN

Raven Morey, RN, works on the Short Stay Unit and was nominated by a patient’s family member who recognized her for being, “…extraordinarily empathetic, insightful, and caring. She handled everything with grace, patience, efficiency and effectiveness. To do that with sincerity and a smile is the greatest of gifts.”

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