Patient Care Assistant Jeri-Lyn Gates works on the 7th floor on the Mercy Campus. Her coworker nominated Jeri-Lyn for this award. Jeri-Lyn received the Friends of Nursing Award for her outstanding efforts with a patient who needed focused assistance with self-care. She went above and beyond to bring this patient comfort and self-respect. Congratulations, Jeri-Lyn.
As many as one in three U.S. adults could have diabetes by 2050 if current trends continue, according to a new analysis from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). If diabetes isn’t managed properly, it can lead to heart attacks, strokes, amputations, blindness, kidney failure and nerve damage. That’s why, during American Diabetes … Read more Regular Screenings, Knowing Your Numbers Can Help Detect Diabetes Early