Cartersville, GA - Mara Scofield, RN and Ronald May, RN are the most recent recipients of the DAISY Award at Cartersville Medical Center. The DAISY Award Is a nationwide program that rewards and celebrates extraordinary clinical skill, compassionate care and super-human work nurses do in direct care of patients and families every day. Every nomination tells a story of extraordinary care and compassion and the nurse may be nominated by patients, families, colleagues, physicians and other staff.
Nominated by the family member of a patient, Scofield and May were lauded for the understanding and compassionate care they provided. The family member commented that the two nurses "took care of family too, not just the patient" and provided "reassurance" that they would take great care of their loved one.
Scofield and May, who work on the 2 North Medical/Surgical floor, received a certificate, statue, flowers and reception for their recognition.