Two Leachville residents were among 24 nurses recognized at St. Bernards Medical Center recently.
Ladd is an R.N. who works in St. Bernards Home Health. She has been on staff for 14 years.
Wheeler, an R.N., works on 1 Main and has been at St. Bernards for seven years.
The award is given annually to nurses nominated by their peers as being healthcare providers who demonstrate exceptional commitment to nursing and outstanding patient care and who truly live the mission of St. Bernards -- providing Christ-like healing to the community through education, treatment and health services.
Nurses recognized receive plaques and lab jackets with the award designation and their names.