RN, Nurse Manager, University of Colorado Hospital
Kathi was nominated as a Hospital Hero by her daughter.
Being a mom is as good a reason as any to be someone's hero. But Kaitie nominated her mom Kathi for more than just raising her. Kathi has been a registered nurse working in intensive care units (ICUs) for 30 years. Hospital ICU staff help patients with some of the most serious illnesses and injuries. Their work is invaluable, and so is Kathi!
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