Monday, September 24, 2012

CoxHealth announces latest DAISY Award winners

Each quarter, CoxHealth recognizes nominated nurses with DAISY Awards. The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses is presented in medical facilities throughout the United States to recognize the education, training, skill and compassionate care nurses provide. Patients, their families, physicians, coworkers and volunteers may nominate a nurse for the award.

This quarter’s winners are: 

Karen Salemie, RN, Labor & Delivery, Cox South

Mellisa Thompson, RN, 300 West, Cox South 

Rachel Hutsell, RN, Same Day Surgery, Cox Walnut Lawn. 

To learn more about the DAISY Award, visit To nominate a CoxHealth nurse for the award, visit