There have been few times in history have healthcare professionals (HCPs) been in the spotlight like during the COVID-19 pandemic. “Healthcare hero” has become commonplace in media, but saving lives has always been at the root of the job. Bonnie Barnes, co-founder and CEO of the DAISY Foundation, said, “Nurses don’t necessarily need to save
How a Nurse’s Quick Action Averted a Tragedy When you win a “Save the Brain” award from your hospital, it’s a good sign you may also become a DAISY Award Winner. TaleMed ICU nurse Marie P. earned her DAISY Award after taking quick action when she realized a patient of hers may have suffered a
Having the Healing Touch Erin M. felt called to nursing early in life. She answered the call, and we’re recognizing her as a TaleMed DAISY Award Winner because of her heart for her patients. Erin was nominated because of her care for a specific patient, a woman dealing with a long hospital stay after a
Our TaleMed nurses are the best of the best! They live out our RICHER core values of Respect, Innovation, Consistency, Humility, Excellence and Resilience at healthcare facilities across the country. We partner with the Daisy Foundation to acknowledge our TaleMed travelers with these prestigious awards twice a year because we know how hard they work.
Jacklynn J. was shocked when she found out she’d won a DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. “I wasn’t expecting it at all,” she says. The DAISY Foundation honors nurses who shine in their jobs every day. According to Ben Rascona, Jackie’s recruiter at TaleMed, she has done just that. “ Jackie represents TaleMed and our
Rhonda C.’s faced with a dilemma when her kids were very young. Recently widowed, she needed a way to support her family. “I’d always been interested in nursing,” she says. “So, I went back to school.” Years later, after working as a labor and delivery nurse and nurse practitioner, she decided it was time for
TaleMed is proud to announce our first DAISY Awards! The family of J. Patrick Barnes established the awards in 1999 in honor of the excellent nursing care he received during his battle with the auto-immune disease Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP). And now as a DAISY Award healthcare staffing company partner, we honor two of our
TaleMed Recognizes Christina for Being an Extraordinary Nurse It’s probably fair to say that a hospital would cease to function without the presence of RN’s. Nurses are the aspect of the phrase. These women and men give their all to the patients and families they have been entrusted with. Hence The DAISY Award – created