Allison Wright-Mitchell, RN

Press Release:

Cartersville, GA:  Bartow County Health Department nurse Allison Wright-Mitchell, RN, recently received the prestigious Nursing Excellence Award at the University of West Georgia’s Academic Honors Convocation.  Sponsored by the Tanner Health System School of Nursing, the award is given annually to a senior nursing student, with an overall GPA greater than 3.2, who exhibits personal, professional, social, and academic strengths; leadership abilities in the community, church, and on campus; outstanding clinical competence; and excellent teamwork and collaboration with others. “We are extremely proud of Allison and her achievements,” says Bartow County Health Department Nurse Manager Cathy Green.  “Allison is a hard-working, able, and dedicated member of our professional public health nursing staff.”

 The Bartow County Health Department works to prevent disease, injury, and disability; promote health and wellbeing; and prepare for and respond to disasters, thereby improving the quality of life for individuals and families in Bartow County. We provide exceptional medical services, track and prevent the spread of disease, promote health and safety through education and communication, monitor area environmental safety, including restaurant and other food-service inspections, and ensure our community is prepared for public health emergencies. Find us on the web at and