LaPorte Nurse Named as MS Superstar
December 2, 2013 — A local nurse has received national recognition for her work with patients living with multiple sclerosis.
Billie Childress of LaPorte has been named an MS Superstar Nurse of the Year by the Indiana Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Childress, a nurse at Methodist Hospital Neuroscience Center, was nominated for the award by patients who commended Childress for her tireless dedication and unwavering desire to realize a world free of MS.
In addition to her nursing duties Childress has captained an MS fundraising walk team and facilitates a support group for those living with multiple sclerosis.