Brett Peterson Earns Trident Medical Center Friend Of Nursing Award
North Charleston, SC (June 5, 2018) - For nine years Brett Peterson has served as Trident Medical Center’s Supervisor of Inpatient Rehabilitation Services. He and his team of therapists work closely every day developing and carrying out plans of care for their patients who need physical or other therapy. For his work, leadership and support of the hospital’s nurses Brett was recently recognized as the 2018 Trident Medical Center Friend of Nursing Award Winner. The hospital’s Chief Nursing Officer Lynn Singleton said, “Brett is a wonderful example of the servant leader. He quietly does his work exceptionally well; he encourages his team; and he provides great care to our patients. We’re glad he’s on our team.”
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About Trident Health
For more than 40 years staff and physicians at Trident Health have provided acute healthcare services to families in South Carolina’s Lowcountry. Services are provided through its two hospitals, Trident Medical Center and Summerville Medical Center; two freestanding emergency departments, Moncks Corner Medical Center and Centre Pointe Emergency; and two urgent care centers, CareNow Urgent Care Goose Creek and CareNow Urgent Care North Charleston. Both hospitals have received top ranking as Joint Commission Top Hospitals for Quality Performance and are Joint Commission Certified for Advanced Heart Failure and Advanced Primary Stroke Centers. Trident Health is one of the South Carolina Lowcountry’s largest employers with more than 2,500 employees and has a medical staff of nearly 500 physicians. In 2017 it provided $47.6 million in uncompensated care and paid $35.5 million in local, state and federal taxes. To learn more about how Trident Health is growing to meet the needs of our growing region and how to join our team go to www.tridenthealthsystem.com.
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