A Passavant Area Hospital nurse was honored today for excellence in nursing. Ashley Lancaster, a registered nurse at Passavant Area Hospital, recently received the Daisy Award for excellence in nursing.
A Daisy Award winner is named each quarter at Passavant. To be honored with a Daisy Award, a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse must consistently demonstrate excellence through clinical expertise and extraordinary care. A patient or a patient’s family nominates the honoree.
According to a press release, the patient who nominated Lancaster praised her for her compassion and for her personal way of caring for patients.
Lancaster was given a trophy and a certificate for the honor.