Pardee Hospital, Hendersonville, N.C., presented a Shooting Star award to Hala Mahmoud, RN. The Shooting Star Award recognizes Pardee associates who consistently go above and beyond in their jobs and serve as role models to their fellow associates. Winners are nominated by their co-workers to receive the award. Mahmoud has been instrumental in helping the OR implement green initiatives, including helping to start a recycling program.Eileen Stepp, RN
Eileen Stepp, RN, was recently named director of surgical services at Pardee Hospital, where she will be responsible for planning, organizing, coordinating and directing operations for all of the hospitals surgical services.