'Great 100 Nurses' Celebration Honors Five from HMHEB 05/01/2006 BEDFORD, Texas – Harris Methodist H•E•B Hospital is proud to have five nurses named “2006 Great 100 Nurses,” more than any other hospital in Northeast Tarrant County.
Harris Methodist H•E•B Hospital has always known these exemplary nurses went above and beyond to care for their patients, showing kindness and compassion while helping them heal. Now, thanks to the Great 100 Nurses Celebration, they are getting the recognition they deserve. “Quality care is a team effort, and our nurses are an integral part of that. They're among the very best, and we are truly blessed to have five of them recognized this year,” said Bob Lumpkins, RN, vice president of patient care services. Harris Methodist H•E•B Hospital's "Great 100 Nurses" include:
Kristin Duncan, RN, quality management
Benjamin Fragano, RN, cardiac step-down unit
Pamela Gervais, RN, cardiac step-down and progressive care units
Patricia Jermyn, RN, audit
Jennifer Williams, RN, neonatal intensive care unit and nursery
The Great 100 Nurses Celebration honors 100 nurses in the Dallas-Fort Worth area who exemplify excellence in the art and science of nursing. The courage, compassion and commitment of these registered nurses have made a significant contribution to health care in the community.
The Great 100 Nurses Celebration is held annually by the Texas Nurses Association, Districts Three and Four, and the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council. A reception honoring the awardees will be held Monday, May 15 at 7:30 p.m. at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas.
About Harris Methodist H•E•B Hospital Harris Methodist H•E•B Hospital, a member of Texas Health Resources, is a 284-bed, acute-care facility serving Northeast Tarrant County since 1973. Services provided at Harris Methodist H•E•B Hospital include outpatient surgery, women's services, a level III neonatal intensive care unit, a dedicated oncology care unit, neurosurgery, cardiovascular surgery and a dedicated cardiac care unit, cardiac rehabilitation, physical medicine and rehabilitation, occupational health services, psychiatric and addiction treatment and pediatrics.
About Texas Health Resources
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States. The 13-hospital system is the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served and includes the Harris Methodist Hospitals, Arlington Memorial Hospital and Presbyterian Healthcare System. For more information about Texas Health Resources, visit http://www.texashealth.org/.