DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (May 14, 2018) – On May 10, Halifax Health recognized outstanding members of its nursing team during the 2018 Clinical Excellence Awards Ceremony held at Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach. During the event, recipients of Halifax Health’s 2018 scholarships were announced, as well as the winners of the Rookie of the Year Award, which is given to newly hired nurses. Each care unit’s recipient of the 2018 Nurse of Excellence Award was also recognized. Awarded annually, the Nurse of Excellence Award honors outstanding Halifax Health nursing professionals for their dedication to quality patient care. Pictured above are Halifax Health’s 2018 Nurse of Excellence Award winners with Halifax Health Chief Nursing Officer Catherine Luchsinger (back row, center).
Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization. Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks. For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.