Some area Healthcare professionals are being recognized for their hard work.
The Panhandle Great 25 Nurses Committee in collaboration with Texas Nurses Association-District 2 and the Panhandle Organization of Nurse Executives announces the 4th Annual Panhandle Great 25 Nurses recognition ceremony.
The event was established to raise awareness and celebrate the exemplary contributions of nurses to patient care, research, leadership, education and community service of more than 4,000 thousand nurses practicing in the Texas Panhandle.
The Great 25 were chosen through a process by the Committee panel based upon each nominee’s accomplishments in the following areas: Leadership qualities, Service to the community, Compassionate caregiver and Significant contributions to the profession of nursing.
Ceremony on Thursday, October 10, 2019, at Polk Street United Methodist Church at 6 pm.
This year’s honorees are……….
Michelle Adkins, RNBSA Health System
Zanne Baxter, RNBSA Health System
Terri Bradford, RN City of Amarillo Public Health
Dr. Marietta BransonWTAMU School of Nursing (ret.)
Kim Broom, RN Amarillo VA Health Care System
Jan Cannon, RN Amarillo College School of Nursing
Chelsey Castillo, RNBSA Health System
Stephanie Chestnut, RNBSA Health System
Melinda Conway, RNBSA Health System
Traci Doss, RNBSA Health System
Jessica Hawley, RNBSA Health System
Leandra Henthorn, RNBSA Health System
Shelby Hill, RNBSA Health System
Lindsey Kinard, RN, BSA Health System
Jaimee Lovelady, APRNAmarillo VA Health Care System
Steve Marshall, RN LifeStar Air Ambulance
Jamie Martin, RNCoon Memorial Hospital, Dalhart, Texas
Ryan Roberson, RNNorthwest Texas Healthcare System
Leisa Robinson, RNBSA Health System
Yolaine Robinson, RNAmarillo VA Health Care System
Aaron Rowe, RNTravel Nursing
Natalie Schettino, RNBSA Health System
Kathy Shipp, APRNWTAMU School of Nursing
Rose Ann Smith, APRNWTAMU School Nursing & Hospice of the Southwest
Cassandra Villa, RN, BSNAmarillo VA Health Care System
The 2019 scholarship recipients include:
Robin Birch, RN TTUHSC/MSN Program
Debby Hall, RN UT Tyler/Ph.D. Program
Kathryn Hilbert TTUHSC/ Accelerated 2nd Degreed BSN Program
Jasmine Rodriguez WTAMU – Traditional Undergraduate Nursing Program
Mary Spier UT Arlington- RN to BSN Program
Eloisa Tarango Amarillo College- Traditional Undergraduate Program