Southampton Hospital Maternity Center Nurse Earns Nomination For Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council Nurse Of Excellence Award
Patricia Darcey, RN, Chief Nursing Officer and VP of Patient Care Services at Southampton Hospital and Chair of the Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council Nurse Executives Committee; Patricia Wright, RN, Southampton Hospital, Nurse of Excellence Award Winner; Betty Commander, RN, Nurse Manager of Southampton Hospital's Kathleen D. Allen Maternity Center; and Valerie Terzano RN, member of the NSHC Nurse of Excellence Sub-committee and Senior VP of Nursing and Chief Nursing Officer, Winthrop-University Hospital. (Courtesy Photo)
Leading nurses from Long Island's hospitals and nursing education programs gathered on Wednesday, May 21, at the Woodbury Country Club to give recognition to their peers during the Nurse of Excellence Award Ceremony.
One nurse from each of the Hospital Council's member hospitals was nominated for this award, which recognizes exceptional leadership and clinical practice. Patricia Wright, RN, a nurse in Southampton Hospital
's Kathleen D. Allen Maternity Center, was nominated for the 2014 Nurse of Excellence Award, and Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council (NSHC) hosted the affair.