Nurses honored at SLV Nightingale Dinner

VALLEY — Congratulations to 11 Valley nurses who were honored at the 14th SLV Nightingale Dinner on February 16 at Adams State University.

Reina Chacon, Monica Hinds, Zina Horton, Laura Lewis, Misty Palacios, Patricia Robertson, Vivian Rodriguez, Leroy Romero, T.J. Salazar, LouAnn Cheslock Skinner and Nadia Yanez were recognized for their commitment to their patients and providing excellent nursing care.

The dinner was attended by family members and co-workers. Vivian Rodriguez, LouAnn Cheslock Skinner and Nadia Yanez were selected as luminaries for the statewide event in Denver on May 12. 

Thanks to SLV Health, Rio Grande Hospital, SLV Area Health Education Center, Valley Wide Health Systems and SLV Federal Bank for their generous donations that made this event possible.    

Caption: From left are Vivian Rodriguez, SLV Health; LouAnn Cheslock Skinner, VWHS; Nadia Yanez, VWHS; Monica Hinds, SLV Health and Laura Lewis, Hospice del Valle. Not pictured are Reina Chacon, Zina Horton, Misty Palacios, Patricia Robertson, Leroy Romero and T.J. Salazar./Courtesy photo