The University of Maryland Memorial Hospital Foundation recently recognized Lisa Pierson and Philomena Leon, members of the Respiratory Therapy team at University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Easton, as Everyday Heroes. Pierson and Leon were nominated by Jane Haley, the wife of a former patient, for the quality care they provided to her husband.
Present for the Everyday Hero recognition were (from left to right) F. Graham Lee, vice president for philanthropy, University of Maryland Shore Regional Health; Lisa Pierson, honoree; Jane Haley; Wayne Dyott, respiratory clinical therapist; and Steve Eisemann, manager, Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Services, UM Shore Regional Health.
The Everyday Hero Program provides patients and their family members an opportunity to thank a University of Maryland Shore Regional Health physician, employee or volunteer by making a financial donation to the UM Memorial Hospital Foundation in their name. The UM Memorial Hospital Foundation uses these donations to support UM Shore Regional Health in continuing its mission of delivering exceptional care, every day. For more information about recognizing an Everyday Hero, contact the UM Memorial Hospital Foundation at 410-822-1000, ext. 5481.