The DAISY Award Recipients!

Recent DAISY Award Recipients

Lisa D., BSN, RN

Lisa D., BSN, RN, nurse manager, Northern Light Endoscopy, is this year’s honoree for the DAISY Nurse Leader Award. Lisa is an exemplary leader who exudes enthusiasm and kindness. She addresses difficult situations with calmness and constructive solutions, and always incorporates the needs of patients and staff into her decisions. Lisa leads with compassion and...

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Ruth D., RN

Ruth D., RN, Grant 5, has been a charge nurse for more than 20 years and is a certified neurology, orthopedics, and stroke care nurse. She is an excellent resource to the staff, always willing to educate, and an amazing advocate for patients, family members, and her peers. She was nominated by a manager who says, “Ruth demonstrates every characteristic a nurse should have...

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Morgan R., BSN, RN

Morgan R., BSN, RN, Intensive Care Unit, is a calm, reassuring presence and has developed great rapport with her patients. She is well liked by her peers and loves her job. She is constantly in motion for her patients and coworkers. Morgan sees the whole person and ensures her patients and their families are given clear and understandable explanations and goals. Morgan supports...

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Ashley W., BSN, RNC-NIC

Ashley W., BSN, RNC-NIC, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, is a strong advocate for her patients and always puts their safety first. She goes above and beyond for patients and their families in our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and treats them with respect and kindness. Ashley has also taken a leadership role in her unit's Comprehensive Unit-based Safety Program team.

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Dawn A., RN,

Dawn A., RN, who is one of our wonderful labor and delivery nurses, was nominated for this award by a thankful mom who said, “Dawn stepped up to the plate and made sure all our questions were answered regarding our daughter's condition. She went above and beyond her call of duty to ensure that we got the best care while she was on staff. She was a blessing during our...

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Suzanne D., RN

Suzanne D., RN, who works at Northern Light Cancer Care! She was nominated by a colleague who said, “Suzanne cares for some of the patients from Dana Farber who are awaiting an oncology appointment with a new physician. She works as a "gel" between the two teams, ensuring continuity of care. She cares deeply for cancer patients and works to address concerns that...

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