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Awards and Recognition

Meet Mission Health’s 2020 Great 100 Nurses of North Carolina

This year, Mission Health had the opportunity to honor and recognize three of our nurses as Great 100 award recipients. All three of these recipients embody that nursing isn’t simply a career, it’s a calling and a passion. Since 1989, the Great 100, Inc. has recognized and admired influential nurses across North Carolina, recognizing 100 […]

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Awards/Recognitions

What is Mission Health System Nursing Clinical Ladder?

A Clinical Ladder is a points based professional development program promoting the exemplary professional practice of nursing.  It recognizes excellence for advanced performance, leadership, and education at the point of service. Based on a 5-Level Program, a clinical bedside nurse can earn an award of $250 to $5,000 for their calendar year’s work! Categories include: […]

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Celebrate Our Nursing Professionals during Nurses Week 2020

Every May, National Nurses Week brings an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the nurses serving our Mission Health hospitals and communities. This year, though, is different. As the world confronts a pandemic, we are seeing unparalleled sacrifice and dedication from our nurses who are caring for patients on the front lines. Nurses Week begins Wednesday, May […]

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Benefits

Apply for the Mission Belles Nursing Education Fund Scholarship by June 8, 2020

The Mission Belles Nursing Education Fund Scholarship is a perfect opportunity for nurses who are enhancing their practice through education. Ten awards of $1,000 each are available to senior RN students. What is the Mission Belles Scholarship? The Mission Belles Nursing Education Fund is named in honor of Mission Hospital’s Nursing School Alumni and may be used for expenses […]

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Awards/Recognitions

Celebrate Certified Nurses at Mission Health – March 19, 2020

Did you know Thursday, March 19 is National Certified Nurses Day? Help us celebrate nearly 800 RNs across Mission Health who have taken their nursing practice to the next level by achieving certification. What is the value of Certification? Certification in any field is a “mark of professionalism.” Particularly in nursing, certification indicates a level […]

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Benefits

Introducing the Clinical Certification Support Program

Updated May 11, 2020 Any certification obtained between November 14, 2019 to April 1, 2020 will have until June 1, 2020 to submit for test fee reimbursement and bonus. Beginning June 1, 2020, team members will have 60 days from date of certification to submit for test fee reimbursement and bonus. Please note, Employees are limited […]

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Caring Connection

A Note from Karen Olsen, CNO – Apply to become the 2020 CNO Liaison

Dear Mission Hospital Registered Nurses,  As we begin a new year it is time to begin accepting applications and nominations for our 5th CNO Clinical Nurse Liaison at Mission Hospital for the 2020-2021 term.  This unique role began in 2016 and is currently held by Caitlyn Merrill, BSN, RN, Professional Nurse Level III.  Caitlyn has […]

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Caring Connection

A Note from Caitlyn Merrill, CNO Clinical Nurse Liaison

Fellow Mission Hospital Nurses: I started at Mission Hospital 10 years ago as a CNA. Mission provided me support through my Associate’s and Bachelor’s Degree Programs. I was fortunate to go through Mission’s New-Grad Residency Program to help me transition from CNA to RN. After some time and experience, I had the privilege of functioning […]

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Awards and Recognition

DAISY Awards – December 2019: Honoring Mission Hospital’s Extraordinary Nurses

Join us in congratulating our most recent Mission Hospital quarterly DAISY Award Honorees for Extraordinary Nurses! Kayla Peninger, RN, BSN Oncology Nomination from a family member This young woman is one of the best. My sister was diagnosed with cancer on 22 of August. She is a 12-hr employee that never showed anger, tiredness, being […]

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Awards/Recognitions

It’s award season – Nominate your colleagues for the HCA Healthcare Awards of Distinction by February 1, 2020

It’s award season! Last year you may have received an invite from Sam Hazen, chief executive officer of HCA Healthcare, to virtually watch the 2019 HCA Healthcare Awards of Distinction ceremony. Not only will we get the chance to virtually watch the 2020 ceremony, team members across Mission Health have the opportunity to nominate their […]

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