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CHI Health Good Samaritan Presents Witmer with DAISY Award for Excellence in Nursing

Becky Witmer

CHI Health Good Samaritan recognizes Becky Witmer DAISY Award recipient for Extraordinary Nurses.

The award is the result of the partnership between Good Samaritan and the DAISY Foundation, an international not-for-profit organization recognizing excellence in nursing.

DAISY Award recipients, announced quarterly, are selected from nominations submitted by patients, their families, and co-workers.

For more information on the DAISY Award visit

About The DAISY Foundation: The DAISY Foundation was created in 1999 by the family of J. Patrick Barnes who died at age 33 of complications of an auto-immune disease (hence the name, an acronym for Diseases Attacking the Immune System.) Patrick received extraordinary care from his nurses, and his family felt compelled to express their profound gratitude for the compassion and skill nurses bring to patients and families every day. The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses celebrates nurses in over 1,800 healthcare facilities around the world. For more information about The DAISY Award and the Foundation’s other recognition of nurses, nursing faculty, and students, visit