Ivonilde's patients believe she epitomizes the DAISY Award and all that it stands for.
"Ivonilde is the most thoughtful, caring nurse that I have ever come across. Ivonilde not only has a great work relationship with all her peers, but also is so caring to all patients and families. She takes the time to make sure each and every patient is comfortable and secure. She is the best team player," said one patient of her experience with Ivonilde.
"The worst thing about my mother's cancer is handling the unknown. Ivonilde is not only professional, but genuine. Ivonilde makes this phase of her treatment easier. My mother looks forward to coming to treatments because she trusts Ivonilde," expressed another caregiver of her interaction with Ivonilde.