THR Hospitals Land 20 on List of Great 100 Nurses
04/17/2003

ARLINGTON, Texas — Twenty nurses from Texas Health Resources will be honored as Great 100 Nurses for 2003 at an awards ceremony in Dallas. The event is scheduled at 7:30 p.m. April 23 at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center.

The Great 100 Nurses recognition is sponsored by Districts 3 and 4 of the Texas Nurses Association, encompassing Dallas, Tarrant and other North Texas counties.

Nurses from Arlington Memorial Hospital, Harris Methodist Erath County Hospital, Harris Methodist Fort Worth Hospital, Harris Methodist H•E•B Hospital, Harris Methodist Southwest Hospital, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas and Presbyterian Hospital of Plano are among those chosen.

The nurses are selected from registered nurses considered role models and who make a significant difference in nursing, their hospital and the lives of patients, peers and their community, according to the nursing association.

Listed below are the THR honorees by hospital.

Arlington Memorial Hospital
Priscilla Crabbe
Denise Rosenberg
Lourie Travis

Harris Methodist Erath County Hospital
Kelle Harper

Harris Methodist Fort Worth Hospital
Paulette Golden

Harris Methodist H•E•B Hospital
Sally Alexander
Alice Jeanette Ellis
Paula Lind
Margaret Markey
Garen Swain
Alice Van Huss
Gary Wallace

Harris Methodist Southwest Hospital
Sheila Campbell
Evie Higbee
Krista Johnson
Cindy Moore
Carol Young

Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
Carol Willey Roberts

Presbyterian Hospital of Plano
Judith Common
Eileen Hoffman

About Texas Health Resources
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States. The system serves 29 counties with a population of 5.4 million people and provides inpatient hospital care for one of every five people living in these counties. THR was formed in 1997 and includes Harris Methodist hospitals in and near Tarrant County, Arlington Memorial Hospital in Arlington and Presbyterian Healthcare hospitals in Dallas, Collin and other northeast Texas counties.