March of Dimes Oklahoma Chapter recently celebrated nurses from across the state, calling them "the unsung heroes of our community." During the evening of celebration a wide variety of nursing categories were recognized. Mercy Hospital Ardmore's nursing team was well represented.
Lori Powell brought home the March of Dimes Surgical Nurse of the Year award. Powell serves as the Coordinator of the hospital's Joint Replacement Center.
Jamie Spence was announced as March of Dimes Med/Surg Nurse of the Year. Spence serves as the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Registered Nurse for Mercy Hospital Ardmore.
Betty Garrett, Palliative Care Coordinator/COPD Nurse Navigator, and Terri Hodges, Coordinator Cardiac Rehabilitation, were also both recognized as nominees.