Manatee County nurse receives “Lifesaver Award”

Nurse Received "Lifesaver Award"

LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla. (WWSB) - A Manatee County ICU nurse from Lakewood Ranch is being honored as a hero.

Sammie Billman has received the “Life Saver Award” for her efforts off the clock in saving a man’s life.

She provided the patient CPR while waiting on EMS to arrive.

The patient was later discharged from Manatee Memorial Hospital.

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