By writer to patch.com
August 30, 2021
A variety of UMMC care groups and suppliers have been honored within the annual Spero Awards offered by the Mississippi Organ Restoration Company.
The awards program acknowledges neighborhood and hospital companions that make organ, eye and tissue donation a actuality for these in want of life-saving and therapeutic transplants. The phrase spero is Latin for “hope,” chosen to replicate the hope made potential by the present of life.
“Whereas the final 12 months has been unprecedented, we need to spotlight and thank our well being care heroes for his or her dedication to honoring the needs of donors and donor households even throughout a pandemic, stated Kevin Stump, MORA chief govt officer. “Their superb work interprets into miracles for sufferers and their family members ready on a second likelihood at life.
These lauded at UMMC embody:
• Superior Follow Nurse/Nurse Supervisor— Lindsey Tatum, provide chain medical analyst.
• Group Religion Chief—hospital chaplain Mark Gilbert.• Most Supportive Care Staff— surgical intensive care unit.
• Nurse Champion— Jevon Harper, SICU registered nurse.
• Doctor Champion—Dr. Joseph Doherty, assistant professor of emergency drugs.
MORA has created a video highlighting the work of UMMC and different hospitals and neighborhood companions in selling transplant and organ donation. For a full listing of Spero Award nominees, go to msora.org/2021SperoAwards
This press launch was produced by the University of Mississippi Medical Center. The views expressed listed below are the writer’s personal.
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