SSM Audrain Registered Nurse Kathy Dubbert Recognized With DAISY Lifetime Achievement Award

SSM Registered Nurse Kathy Dubbert is being recognized as the most recent recipient of the DAISY Lifetime Achievement Award at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital-Audrain.

Dubbert has been a nurse for more than 43 years in Mexico, and started her healthcare career at the hospital in high school as a candy striper and then earned a nursing degree.

Throughout the years she has worked as a floor nurse caring for patients with severe cardiac issues, the director of nursing at the Stribling House, a certified diabetes educator and most recently, a case manager.

The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize those nurses who have devoted their life’s work to the compassionate care of others.