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Compass Program Nurse Wins Nurse Excellence Award

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

mark-white-and-nancy-palyo-for-linkMark White, RN, (pictured left), a charge nurse who works on the Compass Program for Young Adults, was awarded Menninger's highest honor for nurses when he received the 2015 Gary Napier Excellence in Direct Patient Care award May 12.


Mark has been a long-term employee of Menninger and has a special expertise in eating disorders. He is a member of the Texas Nurses Association and is a supporter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness.


Other nominees for the award were:

  • Richard Allen, BSN, RN
  • Nicole Bartek, BSN, RN
  • Len Calderon, BSN, RN
  • Sandra Cano, BSN, RN
  • Kevin Morse, BSN, RN
  • Peggy Parker, BSN, RN
  • Audrey Pyle, BSN, RN
  • Susan Reinhart, MSN, RN
  • Bronwyn Schielke, BSN, RN
  • Sarah Waterwall, BSN, RN
  • Amy Williams, BSN, RN