Healthcare Hero

Milligan University Campus Nurse Karen Maughon was selected by The Business Journal as a “2021 Healthcare Hero” for the Appalachian Highlands.

Over the past year, healthcare providers have served on the frontlines fighting a global pandemic. At Milligan, Maughon played an integral role in the development of the university’s initial COVID response plan, plans for students’ return to campus in the fall of 2020 and a campus-wide vaccination clinic in April 2021.

“Karen always provides quality service, advice and assistance to the Milligan community,” said Milligan President Dr. Bill Greer. “While Karen’s service is always appreciated, her compassion, talent, dedication and hard work have been even more obvious and invaluable during the pandemic.”

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