GAINESVILLE, Ga. – Northeast Ga General well being Course of (NGHS) lately regarded prolonged-time nurse Mary Bess as its 2022 Personnel of the Calendar 12 months.
Bess has been with NGHS for 16 a long time, starting as a affected person therapy tech within the skilled medical-surgical and significant therapy locations. She grew to develop into an intense care system (ICU) nurse in 2008 and labored her manner as much as a management place. In 2020, she turned a pulmonology nurse with Northeast Georgia Medical doctors Crew (NGPG) Pulmonology.
“When Corridor County emerged as a COVID hotspot early within the pandemic, Mary graciously volunteered to shortly depart the pulmonology observe and happen again once more to help our Gainesville campus’ important therapy models,” defined Carol Burrell, president and CEO of NGHS. “Her distinctive – and desperately required – expertise set was a blessing to our actually unwell shopper populace.”
Moreover, Bess has been regarded a number of occasions for exemplifying NGHS’ core values. In 2020, she been given the DAISY Award – a national nursing recognition – and in 2021, Bess was named as Personnel of the Month for each of these NGPG and NGHS.
Bess is in the meanwhile pursuing her Grasp of Science in Nursing Management and Administration at Western Governor College.