Kelly Poch honored with DAISY Award

Congratulations to Kelly Poch, BSN, RN, SNICU, staff nurse, who was awarded this month’s DAISY award. “Our father was transported to UI Hospitals & Clinics for further evaluation after suffering a traumatic injury. Early in the morning we received the devastating news that he was brain dead and we were left with the option to […]

Corbett receives DAISY Nurse Leader Award

Congratulations to Laura Corbett, RN, MNHP, nurse manager on the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital, for receiving the second annual DAISY Nurse Leader Award.

Bouslog earns DAISY for supporting her colleagues

Congratulations to our most recent DAISY Award winner, Chris Bouslog, RN, CNOR, charge nurse in ambulatory surgery. Bouslog was nominated by a colleague, who wrote: “Chris Bouslog serves as a charge nurse, circulating nurse, and scrub nurse in Ambulatory Surgery. She has been here at UI Hospitals & Clinics for 38 years and Ambulatory Surgery 11 […]

Wound ostomy nurse team recognized with DAISY Team Award

Congratulations to the wound ostomy nurse team for receiving a DAISY Team Award, which honors a nurse-led team that identifies and meets patient and/or patient family needs by going above and beyond their duties. Read a portion of the nomination: “I would like to nominate the wound ostomy nurse team (Julia Langin, Michelle Greve, Elizabeth […]

Schmuecker earns DAISY for advocating for patient

Congratulations to April’s DAISY Award winner, Joe Schmuecker, RN, Emergency Department. A patient’s family member wrote, “While we encountered many helpful people, Joe stands out because he doesn’t judge based on appearance, he provides exceptional care, and he always has encouraging words for my daughter.” Read the full nomination: “On behalf of my grandson and […]

Black recognized as DAISY Award winner

Congratulations to March’s DAISY Award winner, Danielle Black, RN, a staff nurse in the Emergency Department. A patient’s family wrote, “She made an impact and made a very rough time for our family a little easier.” Read the full nomination: “My mother was transferred to UI Hospitals and Clinics emergency room for what was originally diagnosed […]