CVICU team creates scholarship in honor of nurse who passed away



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During Nurses Week, the Riley cardiovascular intensive care unit team found a way to honor a colleague who died suddenly in December.

They established the Jessica Stoebick Scholarship and awarded it to the first recipient during the Nurses Week Ceremony.

CVICU co-manager Melissa Keesling shared some touching words and the room full of nurses gave the recipient a standing ovation.

Watch below to hear more about what Jessica meant to the CVICU and why helping those pursuing their nursing education was an important cause for her.