TRUCKEE, Calif. — Tahoe Forest Health System announced Vanessa Childress as 2016 Nurse of the Year in a special ceremony on May 11.
The Nurse of the Year is a person who exhibits exceptional qualities in areas of clinical competence, leadership, and commitment to the nursing profession. In recognition of National Nurses Week, each year since 1990 Tahoe Forest Health system gives special thanks to all nurses, but designates only one as its “Nurse of the Year.”
Childress was recognized for excellence in her profession, knowledge, teamwork, and high quality care for her patients. To read the full article, please click here.