Marie Jones, RN, was presented with the March DAISY Award at Carroll Hospital Center in Westminster, Md. A nurse at the hospital for about 19 years, Jones was honored for her willingness to go above and beyond her normal duties to help a patient obtain the specialized equipment he needed after being discharged from the hospital, according to a news release.
“I am very proud of Marie’s dedication and her outstanding efforts to ensure a patient had everything he needed to maintain his health,” Stephanie Reid, BSN, MHA, RN, vice president of quality and CNO at Carroll Hospital Center, said in the release. “Her commitment to patient care exemplifies our hospital’s SPIRIT values and is truly deserving of special recognition.”
Carroll Hospital Center’s DAISY Award was created to honor outstanding healthcare professionals at the hospital. It is given to an RN or LPN each month to recognize their extraordinary efforts in delivering exceptional patient care, according to the release.