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Medical City Plano Nurses Win Healthcare Award

The recognition underscores an organization's commitment to fostering nursing excellence

Medical City Plano announced that its medical and surgical oncology nursing units have clinched the prestigious 2023 HCA Healthcare Unit of Distinction Award. Adding to the celebration, Medical City Plano's ICU Stepdown and Neuro Trauma ICU units received honorable mentions.

The Unit of Distinction, part of HCA Healthcare's annual Unit of Distinction Awards program, is achieved through measurable, exemplary performance in the strategic areas of advocacy and leadership, consistency in nursing practice and operations and leveraging scale to improve patient care.

This recognition is a testament to an organization's commitment to fostering nursing excellence across its diverse network of healthcare facilities. 

“We look forward to celebrating our outstanding nursing units yearly through our Unit of Distinction Awards,” said Dr. Sammie Mosier, senior vice president and chief nurse executive of HCA Healthcare, in an official statement. “HCA Healthcare would not be what it is without the inspiring dedication of our nurses. I want to congratulate all of this year’s winners, who raise our standard of nursing excellence daily.” 

The awards ceremony, held at HCA Healthcare's headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, showcased 199 nursing units recognized for outstanding performance across various specialized care areas, including critical care, emergency and surgical services.

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