In honor of National Nurses Week, HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital hosted a Nursing Exemplar Awards Ceremony on Friday, May 13. Hospital colleagues were asked to submit nominations for five different categories. Below is a list of winners honored during the ceremony:

Partner in nursing
Theresa Whalen, COTA

Rookie of the year
Whitney Thompson, RN

Excellence in nursing
Jaclyn Hagen, RN

Nurse Leader of the year
Karla Dixon, MSN, RN

HSHS Good Shepherd is so proud of our colleagues. Every day, our nurses and colleagues work hard for our patients as well as each other and we want to recognize them for that. 

Congratulations to our winners and all of our nominees.

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HSHS Illinois
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