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MeritCare Bemidji nurse gets Daisy Award

Erin Petrowske, a licensed practical nurse in family medicine at MeritCare Clinic in Bemidji, has been presented with the Daisy Award.

The award is presented to nurses who are recognized as outstanding role models and consistently demonstrate excellence through clinical expertise and compassionate, extraordinary care.

MeritCare is partnering with the Daisy Foundation to celebrate extraordinary nurses. Anyone is invited to nominate a deserving nurse by filling out a nomination form, available at and at MeritCare locations in the region.

MeritCare is an integrated health care delivery system headquartered in Fargo, N.D.