Finch Announces Online "Highlighting Healthcare Heroes" Initiative to Celebrate Nurses through the Month of May

Assemblyman Gary D Finch (R,C,I-Springport) is encouraging area residents to nominate local nurses for recognition during his “Highlighting Healthcare Heroes” initiative beginning May 6, the kickoff of National Nurses Week. The program will run through the end of May.

“Now, more than ever, we can see the magnitude of their service. They put their lives on the line to deliver expert, compassionate care no matter what. They transcend the most stressful, challenging circumstances imaginable to save lives. Nursing isn’t just a career, it’s a vocation. I want to show nurses in our district just how deep our gratitude is for them, and I need your help,” said Finch.

To nominate a nurse for recognition during the “Highlighting Healthcare Heroes” initiative, send their name, their title, the hospital where they work and a photo to Finch’s District Director, Patrick Cameron. You can also add a brief bio. His email address is

The nurses will be honored on Finch’s Facebook page through the month of May.

Constituents can call Finch’s District Office at 315-255-3045 with questions about this or any other matter.

“I want to thank everyone in advance for their participation, and I want to extend my most sincere appreciation to the nurses working tirelessly in our district and across the state every day,” said Finch.