Mercy nurses were recently honored by the March of Dimes Missouri Chapter at its annual Nurse of the Year awards. The group honors nurses who exemplify an extraordinary level of patient care, compassion and customer service. ranging from Advanced Practice to Surgical Services are reviewed and scored by high-ranking nurse leaders. Through this competitive process, finalists within each category are then determined.
A total of 64 Mercy and St. Anthony’s nurses made the finals with five category winners from hundreds of applications across the defined categories. Congratulations to all our finalists and winners.
Community Skilled Nursing Helen Cassidy, St. Louis Hospice
Student Nurse Jacki Bick, Des Peres Endoscopy Center
Emergency Care Julie Scovroniski, St. Louis Emergency Department
Women’s Health & Obstetrics Kera Olson, St. Louis Mother/Baby
Rising Star Andrew Baumgartner, St. Louis Trauma Intensive Care Unit
Education Kathy Williams, St. Anthony’s
Congratulations to all of our Mercy finalists and winners throughout the evening! For more information about the event, visit the March of Dimes website.