Local Nurse Honored With Innovation Award
The Missouri Nurses Foundation announced Misty Riddle from Hedrick Medical Center is one of three nurses honored with the 2018 Early Career Nurse Innovator Award. The recipients of this award are registered nurses who are within the first seven years of their careers, have made significant contributions to the nursing profession, and exhibited remarkable qualities as emerging leaders in the field of nursing.
Riddle won the award for the Regional Mentoring Program she initiated. Missouri Nurses Foundation Director, Nelda Godfrey says the nursing profession needs up and coming nurses like Riddle to bring innovation and leadership. She says the foundation is honored to award Riddle for her hard work and diligence in her profession.