NMMC Honors Tiscareno with Excellence in Nursing Award for Mentorship
Javier Tiscareno (fourth from left) has been presented NMMC’s Excellence in Nursing Award for Mentorship.
TUPELO, Miss.—North Mississippi Medical Center recently honored Javier Tiscareno, RN, with the Excellence in Nursing Award for Mentorship.
Tiscareno, who lives in Tupelo, earned his associate degree from Northeast Mississippi Community College in 2010 and joined the NMMC staff that year. He works as a registered nurse in the Emergency Department, Critical Care Transport and CareFlight. He also participates in NMMC’s Trauma Academy.
Tiscareno is one of only two nurses in Mississippi who has successfully completed all five emergency nursing certification exams, and both work for NMMC.
He is a Certified Emergency Nurse, Certified Flight Registered Nurse, Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse, Certified Transport Registered Nurse and Trauma Certified Emergency Nurse, all issued by the Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing, He is also a certified in Neonatal Pediatric Transport Nurse.
Tiscareno’s family includes his significant other, Beverly Jones, and her children, 8-year-old Ellie and 12-year-old Cooper.