News | May 4, 2018

BrightStar Care Of Baltimore Nurse Named 2018 Nurse Of The Year

Local BrightStar Care Home Health Nurse Receives Honorable Award for Exceptional Patient Care in Baltimore County

Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) - BrightStar Care of Baltimore County, a private duty home care and medical staffing franchise in Lutherville-Timonium recognized by the Joint Commission as an Enterprise Champion for Quality is proud to announce that Tynisha Mosley-Bates, a Baltimore County resident, has been named 2018 Nurse of the Year. At the heart of each BrightStar Care client’s personalized care plan is a passionate and dedicated nurse that oversees all aspects of their care. This award is in recognition for the unparalleled and compassionate care she provides to every client, as well as their family caregivers.

Tynisha initially joined the team at BrightStar Care of Lutherville-Timonium in 2015 as a caregiver after recently relocating to the area. Within 7 months, she became the office’s Assistant Director or Nursing, and only 18 months after that, became Director of Nursing. Tynisha was nominated by Lynn Berberich, franchise owner of BrightStar Care’s Baltimore County office. Lynn noted her compassion with patients and their families, tenacity with doctor follow-ups, and going above and beyond her duties to ensure comfort and care. Her office was awarded the BrightStar Care Clinical Excellence Award the first year she was the Director of Nursing.

Every year, BrightStar Care franchisees from across the country nominate members of their nursing staff for the Nurse of the Year award. Of the many submissions, one finalist from each region of the country are selected. “Tynisha’s passion for helping her clients and their families is evident in the testimonies shared by her colleagues as well as other members of the community, and we are honored to recognize her as the 2018 Nurse of the Year,” said Shelly Sun, CEO and founder of BrightStar Care. “She embodies a leadership by example, and we thank her for her commitment and dedication to BrightStar Care and its clientele.”

“All of us at BrightStar Care of Baltimore County have always known Tynisha was #1,” said Lynn Berberich, BrightStar Care franchisee. “Whether it be the compassionate care she provides to clients and their families, being our go-to ‘hard stick’ nurse, or the mentorship she offers to all of our caregiving and nursing teams - we are elated that BrightStar Care has recognized her for what we’ve known since day one.”

Tynisha is "known for her 'firsts.'…she is 'number ONE in her compassionate care of our clients and their family caregivers.'"

Tynisha, a graduate of University of Maryland and mother of three, started as a part-time with BrightStar in February of 2015. She was promoted to Assistant Director of Nursing and then promoted to Director of Nursing and is the recipient of the BrightStar Clinical Excellence Award.

Tynisha was selected as a Northeast Region Finalist for the Nurse of the Year. BrightStar Care arranged for a surprise “reveal event” at the BrightStar office in Lutherville-Timonium, complete with a trophy, cake, monetary prize and a heartwarming speech by local BrightStar Care franchise owner Lynn Berberich. READ MORE about Tynisha's award reveal click here:

BrightStar Care of Baltimore County is a part of a national private duty home care and medical staffing franchise with more than 300 locations that can provide medical and non-medical services to clients within their homes, as well as supplemental care staff to local healthcare organizations. Located at 1615 York Rd. Lutherville Timonium, MD, BrightStar Care of Baltimore City and County is locally owned and operated by Lynn Berberich, Baltimore County resident. BrightStar Care Registered Nurse Directors of Nursing create unique, personalized plans of care for each client and oversee professional care teams of well-qualified, experienced caregivers and nurses and therapists to deliver expert, compassionate, and personal care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

About BrightStar Care Of Baltimore County:
BrightStar Care of Baltimore City - County, MD proudly provides Home Health Care and support for Seniors, Adults, and Children, including 24 hour care, and one-on-one support in independent and assisted living communities. We provide all levels of home care from companion services to skilled nursing and medical care, Medical Staffing, and In-Home Physical Therapy for pediatric, adult and geriatric patients. We provide companion and personal care for elders with Alzheimer’s or Dementia.. We have RNs that specialize in wound care and home infusions and do IVIG therapy at home. vision of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation, and a DOL DEEOIC provider. We are in network with all long term care insurance companies and part of the Care First, Blue Cross Blue Shield network and their TCCI program. We partner with Medicare Home Health and Hospice companies providing Hospice care, 24 hour care, CNA, GNA, Caregiver, RN and LPN care. RN supervision is provided along with compassionate care, and compatibility guarantees. We are an ALS Society partner, Alzheimer Association member, specialize in Parkinson’s and neurological disorders, and provide care for developmentally disabled individuals with mental health and behavioral health diagnosis. Other services include medication management, transitional care, safe discharge and transportation from the hospital or rehab facility, Post Op care both short and long term, Pre-Operation and preparation help and assistance, transportation and assistance with outpatient medical procedures and surgeries and client monitoring for out of town family members. Proudly serving Baltimore County and Baltimore City including: Towson, Lutherville Timonium, Pikesville, Owings Mills, Mt Washington, Catonsville, Arbutus, Parkville, Nottingham, Perry Hall, Rosedale, Roland Park, and Dundalk in MD.


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