From the press release from Park Ridge Health:
Hendersonville, N.C. (June 27, 2012) – Park Ridge Health proudly announces that Deb Parce, R.N., C.W.O.N., is this year’s winner of “Nurse of the Year.” Leadership and team members at Park Ridge selected her for this recognition due to her “tireless dedication and selfless service to patients,” said Craig Lindsey, Chief Nursing Officer at Park Ridge Health. “Deb consistently goes above and beyond the call of duty to ensure that our patients receive world-class care,” he added.
Parce – a registered nurse certified in wound and ostomy care – has been at Park Ridge Health since 2008, but has been providing care in her specialty for 23 years. She started her career at Duke Medical Center in Durham, N.C., where she served as a registered nurse for 11 years prior to receiving her Master’s degree in Nursing at UNC Chapel Hill and her Wound and Ostomy certification at Emory University.
About Park Ridge Health:
Park Ridge Health was built by Henderson County residents, and more than 100 years later is a beloved piece of our growing community’s health care network, providing quality, compassionate care in a Christian environment. In 1986, Park Ridge Health partnered with Adventist Health System, joining a family of more than 43 exceptional not-for-profit community hospitals across the country. Leading the way in many medical firsts for the region – including state-of-the-art surgery suites, a boutique baby delivery experience and North Carolina’s first 64-slice CT scanner in 2006 – Park Ridge Health provides personalized care throughout the region, offering a network of nearly 80 family and specialty physicians, nationally recognized cancer services, full-service orthopedic care and the only accredited hyperbaric medicine facility in Western North Carolina. For more information about Park Ridge Health or to find a physician, please visit www.parkridgehealth.org or call 855.PRH.LIFE (855.774.5433).