In honor of National Nurses Week, HSHS Holy Family Hospital hosted a Nursing Exemplar Awards Ceremony. Below is the list of winners from the ceremony.

Excellence in Nursing
Rachel Sanders, RN 

Preceptor of the Year
Madyson Bauer, RN

Charge Nurse of the Year
Erica Bone, RN

Rookie of the Year
Krista Waters, RN

Partner in Nursing
Krystal McClenahan, PT

The awards recognize the dedicated health professionals and nurses who serve patients each day with respect, care, competence and joy. They play an important role in providing excellent care to our communities. After the last year of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more important than ever to thank, recognize and celebrate that we have these health care professionals in our community. 

Please join HSHS and local hospital administration in thanking these dedicated health professionals whose skills, care, and commitment to excellence makes a difference in all our lives.


Photo Caption: Chief Nursing Officer Teresa Cornelius (center) presented the Nursing Exemplar Awards at the ceremony held at HSHS Holy Family Hospital. From left to right: Krista Waters, RN; Krystal McClenahan, PT; Cornelius; Rachel Sanders, RN; and Erica Bone, RN. Not pictured: Madyson Bauer, RN.

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