Baptist Cancer Center and Baptist DeSoto Recognize Nurses with DAISY Awards

Baptist Cancer Center and Baptist DeSoto honored nurses with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses for their dedication and compassion.

Deborah “Debbie” Everts, RN at Baptist Cancer Center, earned a DAISY Award for her dedication. She has been a nurse for 29 years.

Debbie was nominated by a patient with a rare disease who said, “Knowing she is going to be there for me is comforting. Outstanding patient care is what Debbie knows best.”

According to her colleagues, Debbie embodies “the true work of a servant” and has been an extraordinary asset to the clinical team.

Justin Franklin, RN on 9 Tower at Baptist DeSoto, was recognized for the exceptional care he delivers and the compassion he shows to his patients.

Justin’s DAISY Award highlights the importance of compassion in health care. He has been a nurse with Baptist DeSoto for seven months.