Patient Care Assistant (PCA) Marino Long-Mella was in the Pre-Op area for his shift on Aug. 1 when he got a surprise that would, as he said, “change my life forever.”
September typically marks the start of the academic year, and I want
to acknowledge those of you who are enrolled in or beginning a degree, certification or other professional development program.
Now in its eleventh year of offering scholarships to Brigham nurses, the Gretchen Stone Cook Charitable Foundation recently passed the $1 million mark in support of nurses pursuing a bachelor’s, graduate or doctorate degree in nursing.
Gracie Jarest, a junior at Regis College, knew from a young age she wanted to be a nurse.
The following DAISY Award recipients were celebrated recently for the compassionate care they provide to patients and loved ones. Learn more about each recipient through excerpts from their nominations, which were submitted by patients.