Cottage Health honors its first ‘Nurse of the Year’

Cottage Well being has named its initial-at any time Nurse of the 12 months.

Sarah Grey, who has labored for 13 many years on the night shift of the surgical ICU at Santa Barbara Cottage Healthcare facility, received the honor.

“I was in utter disbelief when I listened to my name introduced for the award,” Gray mentioned. “I am particularly grateful and honored that my colleagues would nominate me. They made me experience so really unique and beloved.”

“In the nomination from Sarah’s co-workers, they explain her as wonderful, not only for her outstanding nursing skills, but also for her serene demeanor and sincerity,” mentioned Laura Canfield, Vice President of Patient Care Providers and Main Nursing Officer. “She’s constantly supportive and empathetic. They known as her the epitome of a terrific leader and a caring and compassionate nurse. She is recognized as ‘the rock’ of the night change and she conjures up all people who performs with her.”

The Nurse of the 12 months award was produced to honor an exceptional Cottage Health and fitness nurse who goes higher than and past to give fantastic treatment, increase individual results and guidance colleagues.

All Cottage employees have been invited to nominate a nurse for the award. A panel of immediate-care nurses on the Nurses’ Recognition Committee reviewed the nominations and selected the award winner from a lot more than 40 nominations.