Nursing Awards & Recognition

Magnet Recognition Program®

Frankfort Regional Medical Center has received Magnet™ designation, the nation's highest recognition in nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Only five other hospitals in Kentucky and 5% nationwide have achieved this distinction.

The DAISY Award

In memory of Patrick Barnes, his family created The DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses (The DAISY Award) to honor the super-human work nurses do for patients and families every day.

1st Quarter
Beverly Cole, RN

2nd Quarter
Monique Montell, RN
Emergency Department

3rd Quarter
Janice Newton, RN

4th Quarter
Bridgett Mason, RN
3rd Floor Medical/Surgical Unit

Nursing Awards

Annually, a nurse, rookie nurse, and leader are chosen by peers and physicians are chosen in recognition of their superb service to patients, other care providers, and the community.

Nurse of the Year

Jenna Peterson, RN
Cath Lab

Nurse Rookie of the Year

Jennifer Shannon, RN
Outpatient Surgery

Nurse Leader of the Year

Stephanie Stratton, RN
Center for Women's Health & Infant Services