Dickson, TN -- TriStar Horizon recently hosted several staff celebrations. On Tuesday, February 6, the first graduating class of nurse residents were honored. A reception was held in the hospital's main lobby to recognize the achievements of these nurse residents who successfully participated in an evidence-based nurse residency program. During this residency, they completed orientation, a preceptorship, partnered with a mentor, attended monthly residency seminars, and completed a capstone poster project. The posters were presented during the celebration where staff could view and provide feedback. Gina Bullington, chief nursing officer at TriStar Horizon, offered her congratulations and commended the nurses for their hard work and dedication over the past year.
TriStar Horizon also hosted their quarterly celebration honoring staff that received the CARES Award. These employees were nominated by their peers, patients and managers for demonstrating TriStar Horizon's CARES (compassion, attitude, respect, efficiency, safety) values.