WCCH Announces Nurses Week Award Recipients
West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital (WCCH) celebrated the unwavering skill and dedication of the hospital’s registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, nursing assistants, and support personnel throughout National Nurses Week May 6-12. As part of its celebration, nursing excellence awards were presented on May 6. The recipients of these awards were selected by other nursing staff members for going above and beyond his/her role, and for consistently demonstrating the values of WCCH in their daily practice. Brenda Quesnel, chief nursing officer, presented awards to the following individuals:
WCCH RN of the Year – Libbie Croxdale, RN, Medical/Surgical Unit
WCCH LPN of the Year – Lucy Daigle, LPN, Resource Pool
WCCH Nurse Aide of the Year – Diane Watkins, CNA, Medical/Surgical Unit
WCCH Support Person of the Year – Robin Bushnell, OR Technician in Surgical Services
WCCH Home Health Agency Professional of the Year – Evelyn Smith, RN
Annually, the “WCCH Healing Touch Award,” in memory of the late Nancy Weidner, RN, is presented to a nurse who provides an exceptional patient experience and who promotes excellence in his/her field. Katherine Swain, RN, Medical/Surgical Unit was awarded with this honor.
WCCH congratulates these employees for their extraordinary accomplishments.