NMMC Honors Ballard with Unit Coordinator Excellence Award
Presenting Teresa Ballard (third from left) with the Unit Coordinator Excellence Award are David Wilson, NMMC president; Donna Pritchard, chief nursing executive; Theresa Jenkins, 4 Central nurse manager; Emily Edwards, director of nursing practice; and Kristen Long, senior director of nursing.
TUPELO, Miss.—North Mississippi Medical Center recently honored Teresa Ann Ballard with the Unit Coordinator Excellence Award.
Ballard joined the NMMC staff in 2001 and works as a unit coordinator on 4 Central. She previously worked with NMMC’s Rehabilitation Institute and on 3 South as a nursing assistant before joining the oncology unit. A graduate of Hamilton High School in Alabama, Ballard holds an associate degree from Northwest Alabama Community College in Phil Campbell. She lives in Algoma and volunteers with Hope and Bridle, Carver Lane Stables and Lee County 4-H.
Ballard received NMMC’s BEE (Beyond Exceptional Expectations) Award for August 2017 and May 2019.