Lisa Hernandez is a registered nurse (RN) who practices on the Resource Team. Lisa is being honored with the DAISY Award for going above and beyond for the patients and families she cares for.
A patient's son commended Lisa for being "outstanding, caring, and professional" in taking care of his mother. He wishes to highlight Lisa's "value to the nursing staff". The patient further states that "if nurses were stars in heaven, Lisa would most definitely be one that shined above all".
Lisa is described by her peers as being enthusiastic and upbeat in her interactions with patients, families, and peers. She is encouraging to the patient by being friendly and energetic. Lisa's managers commend her for providing excellent patient care with every interaction.
Because of Lisa's compassionate and caring efforts, her patients experience a level of care that exemplifies the impact nurses have in creating an environment where patients and families feel at home.