Baptist Union County Nurse Earns Service First Champion Recognition

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County recently announced Janice Smith, RN, as its Service First Champion for the quarter. Janice serves as head nurse in the outpatient surgery department. She was nominated by a colleague for her dedication to patient care and willingness to go above and beyond.

In the nomination, the colleague shared how Janice helped the outpatient surgery team care for patients on a day when staffing was tight. The colleague said, “Janice’s actions are a prime example of service above self, exemplary selflessness and commitment to teamwork. She is a phenomenal head nurse in the outpatient surgery department.”

“Janice’s dedication and commitment to her patients and colleagues exemplify what a Service First Champion should be,” said Ann Bishop, CEO and administrator. “It is outstanding team members like Janice who make a real difference at Baptist Union County and in the lives of our patients and families.”