HealthLinks Charleston May/June 2022

104 | www. Char l es tonPhys i c i ans . com | www.Hea l thL i nksChar l es ton . com T H E P U L S E O N CHARLESTON NURSES In honor of National Nurses Week, which is celebrated in May, we wanted to share some great social media posts in honor of nurses from our Lowcountry hospitals. We really appreciate all that nurses do for us. Thank you and Happy Nurses Week 2022! Please like their Facebook pages for more posts like these! ROPER ST. FRANCIS HEALTHCARE - FEBRUARY 21 “Congratulations to Maria Arato, an RN at Roper Hospital, for receiving the Excellence in Action award. This award is given by our senior leaders to teammates who demonstrate excellence on the job.” MUSC - FEBRUARY 7 “COVID took the lives of three members of Blake Marsh’s family. After that, nothing was going to stop him from becoming a nurse.” Read the story in the Catalyst News. RALPH H. JOHNSON VA HEALTH CARE SYSTEM - JANUARY 31 “We would like to congratulate Dialysis Nurse Manager Rose Ramos as she enters retirement after 34 years of service with the VA! Thank you for everything you have done, Rose.” EAST COOPER MEDICAL CENTER - MARCH 4 “Shouting a big ‘THANK YOU’ to our everyday heroes for their tireless dedication and service to East Cooper, our community and each other. Thank you for being a part of our #CommunityBuiltOnCare!” TRIDENT MEDICAL CENTER - JANUARY 27 “Happy 25th anniversary, Melanie Hall Godfrey, RN! It was a happy and tearful event as her seventh floor colleagues, husband and daughters surprised her with a party to recognize Melanie’s love of nursing and commitment to her patients. Want to join Melanie?"