Vanderbilt staff pays tribute to his heroism with Honor Walk
DAISY Awards are given to great nurses all over the United States and in many other countries. This group is Vanderbilt's first.
You work harder if you feel appreciated, if you feel like you have ownership.
After his collapse, a team formed to save his life: coworkers and bystanders who knew CPR; first responders who used a defibrillator; and doctors and nurses at Vanderbilt
“I have a great team around me. The staff and physicians that work at these individual clinics and also my leaders make it a pleasure."
The Traffic and Parking Services employee was killed on the way to work last week. His sister and father also work at VUMC.
A conversation with the 41-year veteran nurse upon her retirement.
"I thought I'd only stay here three years. I've been here ever since!"
The "proud Vanderbilt nurse's" life's work, and her passion, are the patients and the employees of MICU.