Ezell named Pharmacy Preceptor of the Year 08/28/2014
On Wednesday, Aug. 13, Blount Memorial pharmacy director Jeanne Ezell was presented a Preceptor of the Year, East Region award from the University of Tennessee’s College of Pharmacy.
The award is presented each year to recognize those who work closely with students to mentor and educate them, have a high volume of students in rotation, receive positive student feedback, and set a high standard of practice.
As part of the preceptor program, Ezell takes groups of students through rigorous, four-week rotations in institutional practice and pharmacy management, working with the latest technology and identifying areas to improve both quality and patient safety.
Ezell has been with Blount Memorial for more than 20 years and is a dedicated, well-respected health care professional who works on local, state and national levels as an advocate for patient and medication safety.