Rockwall hospital has 44 Certified Nurses on staff
(ROCKWALL, TX – March 21, 2017) Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall took time out on Monday to celebrate Certified Nurses’ Day showing recognition and appreciation to the more than 40 certified nurses who work at the hospital.
“I am so proud to be part of a team of nursing professionals that are nationally recognized for competence in their specialty,” said Tami Hawkins, NEA-BC, Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President of Patient Care Services. “I am even more proud of their commitment to our patients because nursing specialty certification makes a difference for each and every one they touch.”
Certified nurses exemplify a personal commitment to their profession by advancing their knowledge to become board certified in the specialty of their choice. Nursing certification can be achieved in a variety of departments from pediatrics, surgical care, perioperative, obstetrics, bariatrics, emergency, critical care and others. Through the certification process nurses take additional specialized classes followed by an examination process.
Texas Health Rockwall encourages and supports nurses who pursue certification and wants to thank them all for their professionalism, leadership and commitment to excellence in patient care.
About Texas Health Presbyterian Rockwall
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall, recognized with the Gold Seal of Approval by the Joint Commission Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, is the first full-service community hospital in Rockwall. Texas Health Rockwall offers 61 inpatient beds for acute medical and surgical needs, advanced medical technology and comprehensive services focused on quality patient care and safety close to home. Additionally, the hospital provides a second full-service, primary stroke certified emergency room located in North Rockwall on Lakeshore Drive at SH 205. Texas Health Rockwall is the only hospital in the DFW area to be named as a “100 Top Hospital” (2014) by Truven Health Analytics. Texas Health Rockwall is proud to be recognized as Living Magazine’s Best of Rockwall and Rowlett recipient of “Best Hospital” and “Best ER” as well as home to several of DFW’s “Great 100 Nurses”. For more information about Texas Health Rockwall, visit www.texashealthrockwall.com.
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