WCCH Announces Nurses Week Award Recipients

6/1/2015

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.


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