Marge Mrache
October 2023
Intensive Care Unit
Northside Hospital Cherokee
United States




Marge is a shining example of the vital role nurses play in the healthcare system.

I had the privilege of witnessing the extraordinary dedication and expertise of Marge an ICU nurse at Northside Hospital Cherokee during a recent visit to my grandfather, who was receiving care in the intensive care unit. From the moment he was admitted, Marge’s unwavering commitment to patient care was evident. I cannot speak highly enough about the exceptional level of service my grandfather received.

First and foremost, Marge’s competence and knowledge were remarkable. Marge demonstrated a profound understanding of the complexities and challenges of intensive care. Her ability to assess my grandfather’s condition quickly and accurately was truly impressive. My whole family felt a sense of security knowing my grandfather was in capable hands. Moreover, Marge’s compassion and empathy were truly outstanding.

Despite the demanding and high-pressure environment of the ICU, she consistently displayed unwavering kindness and genuine concern for his well-being. Marge’s reassuring words and gentle demeanor helped alleviate our fears and provided immense comfort during a difficult time. One aspect that stood out to me was Marge’s exceptional communication skills. She took the time to clearly explain the medical condition, treatment options, and potential risks, ensuring we as a family were well-informed and involved in the decision-making process. She answered all of our questions patiently and never made any of us feel rushed or dismissed.

Marge also displayed the ability to translate complex medical jargon into easily understandable terms was truly commendable. In addition to her technical skills, Marge also went above and beyond by providing emotional support to my grandfather and our family. Marge took the time to listen attentively, offering a compassionate ear and a comforting presence. Marge’s genuine interest in understanding our concerns and fears helped create a therapeutic environment that facilitated our emotional healing.

Finally, Marge’s teamwork and collaboration with other healthcare professionals were exceptional. She seamlessly coordinated with doctors, respiratory therapists, and other members of the healthcare team to ensure optimal patient care.

In conclusion, I cannot express enough gratitude for the exceptional care provided by Marge. Her professionalism, expertise, compassion, and effective communication skills truly set her apart. Marge is a shining example of the vital role nurses play in the healthcare system. Our family is deeply grateful for her unwavering commitment to our dad, grandfather, brother, husband, and uncle. Thank you, Marge!