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Karen Rawls Earns DAISY Award for Heroic Effort


Karen Rawls was chosen as the recipient of The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses® in a presentation Monday afternoon at Bradley County Medical Center. This award is part of the DAISY Foundation's mission to recognize the extraordinary, compassionate nursing care they provide patients and families every day.

Rawls, who serves as BCMC's Surgery Department's manager, was on vacation in Hot Springs when she administered CPR to save a young boy's life.