Online Originals: Onslow County Public Health nurses recognized with award

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JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – As North Carolina celebrates 100 years of Public Health Nursing, two nurses from Onslow County were recognized with an award.

Elizabeth Junak, Director of Nursing and Geoconda Morrow, Public Health Nurse Manager were both recognized for their noteworthy evidence of innovation, collaboration, community-centered care, and professionalism in their work setting. 

The honor comes after being reviewed by a committee of eight peers across the state.

“As a public health nurse, I think it is very important to share a vision of educating, advocating, and preventing illness in our community.” Geoconda Morrow, Public Health Nurse Manager 

The women will receive their award later this month in Greensboro, N.C.

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