Awards


Daisy

July 2016 – Joann Kowalski – MICU

August 2016 – Katie Schmitz – 14 East

September 2016 – Whitney Boyd – 12 East

October 2016 – Dora Loya – RUMG

November 2016 – Cherie Parker – Interventional

December 2016 – Erik Zack – 14 East

January 2017 – Derrick Grondin – SICU

February 2017 – Ranier Calimlim – 12 East

March 2017 – Holly Scheltens – 9 Kellogg

April 2017 – Krista Kirk – MICU

May 2017 – Kelly Blaesing – 9 South

June 2017 – Cindy Beren – L&D

Marcia Pencak Murphy Presidential Mentorship Award

Melissa Browning, Director, Magnet Program (R) (with Angela Geschrey, PNS President)

Angela Geschrey, PNS president elect (R) (with Christy Aliposa, PNS president).

Annual Nursing Week Awards – May 2017

Mary Beth O’Holleran Mentorship Award

Ambulatory (RUMG)

*Jackie Baptista BMT

Jackie Baptista, RUMG (overall winner)

Denise Hauser-Mizdrak – HemeOnc

Kathryn Wautlet – River North

Emergency Department

*Elizabeth Williams − ED (2017 overall winner)

Angela Geschrey, PNS president elect (R) (with Christy Aliposa, PNS president).

Medicine, Oncology & Cardiology

Karla Cavazos – 14 East

Angela Hurley – 13 West

Elizabeth Linton – 7 North

*Jamie Love – CICU

Jamie Love, CICU

Ashley Martucci – 9 South

Stephanie Pearson – MICU

Elena Piloni – 14 West

Perioperative/Interventional

*Jillian Hanifin – EP Lab

Professional Nursing Practice

*Emily Sermersheim

Emily Sermersheim

Psychiatry

*Andrea Magana – 4 Kellogg

Adewumi Odefadehan – 8S JRB

Surgical, Neurological, Musculoskeletal & Rehabilitation

*Shirley Ambutas – Rehab

Shirley Ambutas, Rehab

Laurie Bui – 12 East

Tiffany Kong – SICU

Juliana Kowalewski – 12 West

Karin Organ – 7 South

Carmina Pangilinan – 9 Kellogg

Gloria Pantoja-Samaniego – 13 East

Morgan Slawson – NSICU

Women’s & Children’s

Racquel Ashley – MBU

Miriam Garza – L&D

*Amy Levin – NICU

Bridget McGing – PICU

Loren Nero – Pediatrics

*Departmental winner

Luther Christman Clinical Excellence Award

Additional Nursing Areas

*Colleen Masters Radiation Oncology

Colleen Masters, Radiation Oncology

Ambulatory

*Jennise MattaRUCC Oncology Infusion RN

Jennise Matta, RUCC Oncology Infusion RN

Taylor Szatkowski – Internal Med

Emergency Department

*Kelly Adams ED

Kelly Adams, ED

Medicine, Oncology & Cardiology

Kristin Cozzi – CICU

Margaret Crain – 14 West

Liliosa DeLeon – 13 East

Ashley Difelice – 9 South

*Jenica Mauban – MICU

Ashley Miller – 5 Kellogg

Linda Morris – 7 North

Lisa Narine – 14 East

Perioperative/Interventional

*Stacey Pappas Gley OR

Stacey Pappas Gley, OR

Ryan Zimberg – EP Lab

Professional Nursing Practice

*Deborah SpanglerPsych Liaison

Deborah Spangler, Psych Liaison

Psychiatry

*Christine Feinstein8N JRB

Christine Feinstein, 8N JRB

Kathleen Ramson – 13 Kellogg

Surgical, Neurological, Musculoskeletal & Rehabilitation

Joi Evans – Rehab

Trisha Holton – 12 East

Niakisha Jackson – NSICU

Katie Leitner – SICU

*Karin Organ – 7 South

Bethany Saul – 13 East

Women’s & Children’s

Darwanna Flowers – MBU

Danielle Griffith – Pediatrics

*Amy Liesenfelt – NICU

Amy Liesenfelt, NICU

Noelle Shallcross – L&D

*Departmental winner

Excellence in Nursing Management

Patti Altman – ED

Denise Banton – L&D

Christine Benitez – Ped Primary Care

*Gia Crisanti – CICU (overall winner)

Gia Crisanti, CICU (overall winner)

Jennifer Grenier – Rehab

Diane Jakubik – 14 West

Ann Lough – SICU

Renee Luvich – 7 South

Beth Vaclavik – 14 East

Lisa Williams – 13 Kellogg

Stephanie Yohannan – NSICU

2017 PPM Awards

Critical Thinking

Jenny Abraham – 4 Kellogg

Lizette Bolanos – 13 West

Maeve Boyle – 13 West

Camille Brownlee – 13 West

Kelsey Cramer – 13 West

Abigail De La Rosa – 13 West

Laura Denney – 13 West

Hannah Dunn – PICU

Rachel Fishman – 4 Kellogg

*Theresa Hetzler – Endoscopy

Theresa Hetzler, Endoscopy

Suzette Hill – 9 Kellogg

Niakisha Jackson – NSICU

Toni Kurian – 9 South

Emily Lynch – L&D

Mika Nelson – 13 West

Karin Organ – 7 South

Amanda Rubino – Pediatrics

Mary Beth Sheehy – MICU

Janis Strand – Neonatal ICU

Donna Vainisi – SICU

Eilizabeth Williams – ED

Evidence-Based Practice

Lori Aubin – 11 West

Sarah Clark – 13 West

Courtney Crocker – CICU

Karen Deutschmann – 7 South

Angelica Fierro – PICU

Jamie Hamill – 4 Kellogg

Audre Pocius – Neonatal ICU

Ataya Poonsapya – Pediatrics

Geri Narsete Prevo – L&D

Katherine Puleo – 13 West

*Colleen Russell – 13 East

Colleen Russell – 13 East

Jasmine Shannon – 7 North

Donna Stel – SICU

Arlene Todd – OR

Jennifer Weltzien – 14 West

Leadership

Deborah Allen – 13 West

Mayra Barragan – 9 Kellogg

Sarah Bedo – 13 West

Patricia Blattner – NICU

*Melissa Browning – PNP

Melissa Browning – PNP

Lili Deleon – 13 West

Beth Fernandez – NSICU

Katherine Flens – Rehab

Dana Goodin – 9 North

Jamie Hamill – 4 Kellogg

Yolanda Carmona Harvey – L:&D

Lisa Loggin Hester – RUMG Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic

Angela Hurley – 13 West

Andrea Karkowski – Pediatrics

Angela Linklater – 13 East

Shequita Nminbapiel – 13 West

Karin Organ – 7 South

*Julianna Perez – CICU

Julianna Perez – CICU

Luigi Savaglio – 13 West

Kelsey Schmitt – Pediatrics

Kaitlyn Shaffer – PICU

Marybeth Sheehy – MICU

Lindsey Textor – MICU

Maura Waldron – 13 West

Kris Wlosek – Pulmonary

Allison Zawaski – 13 West

* Section winner

Relationships and Caring

Lydia Bryant-Pettus – 14 West

Cassandra Cabrales – 12 Eest

*Exseli Cuenca – CICU

Exseli Cuenca – CICU

Laura Denney – 13 West

Joi Evans – Rehab

Kat Fagan – 13 West

Melissa Gerona – 13 West

Jelissa Gonzalez – 14 West

Dana Goodin – 7 North

Derrick Grondin – SICU

Theresa Hetzler – Endoscopy

Arianne Jamison – 13 West

Anna King – PICU

Sally Kupczyk – Endoscopy

Natina Lamontagna – 9 South

Hawley Landenberger – Pop Health

Annie Lieb – 13 West

Emily Lynch – L&D

Catherine Madden – Rehab

Andrea Magana – 4 Kellogg

Ashley Manternach – NSICU

Amber Martin – AOC

Annie McLaughlin – 13 West

Joan Mikol – L&D

Brendan Namoff – 9 South

Andrea Pabon – 13 West

Jessica Pflederer – 14 West

Marisela Raso – 13 West

Holly Scheltens – 9 Kellogg

Brooke Schwarz – NICU

Lauren Smith – 13 West

Slwek Spyrka – 7 South

Kellie Tuley – 13 West

Margaret Viken – 13 West

Elizabeth Vo – 13 West

Elizabeth Williams – ED

Nicole Wynn – 9 Kellogg

Helen Yi – Cardiology

Maribel Zepeda – 14 West

Technical Expertise

Kelly Adams – ED

Erica Bak – CVT

Sarah Bedo – 13 West

Gary Blakely – 13 West

Mary Kate Daly – PICU

Doris Fischer-Sanchez – RN Risk Management

Tangana Garcia – 13 West

*Cathy Heinzinger – Neonatal ICU

Patricia Last – 13 West

Jessica Margwarth – 9 Kellogg

Robert Narowski – IS

Barbara Piechowska – 13 West

Andrew Reichard – CICU

Elizabeth Saavedra – 4 Kellogg

Mary Ellen Sarna – L&D

Bethany Saul – 13 East

Danielle (Dani) Slover – NSICU

Nathalie Snider – 13 West

Natalie Tito – 7 South

Elizabeth Williams – ED

The Jane Llewellyn Advancing & Leading the Profession Award

Amy Ames – 4 Kellogg

Sarah Anderson – Radiation Oncology (overall winner)

Sarah Anderson – Radiation Oncology (overall winner)

Aparna Bindiganavle – Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic

Tim Carrigan – Senior Nursing Leadership

Vera Clinton – 7 North

Linda Dowling – RUCC Cancer Screening Coordinator

Jamie Hamill – 4 Kellogg

Mary Ellen Hand – RUCC Comprehensive Clinic Coordinator

Deanna LaMartina – NICU

Val Musolf – NSICU

Patty Nedved – PNP

Maureen O’Connor – NICU

Mary Carol Racelis – 13 East/7 South

Mary Ryan – AVP RUMG

Alexandra Sontag – 7 South

Doshaine William – Cardiology

Gayle Fewer Award (Ambulatory)

Samantha Duveneck – RUCC Comprehensive Clinic (overall winner)

Samantha Duvenexk – RUCC Comprehensive Clinic (overall winner)

Mary Ellen Hand – RUCC Comprehensive Clinic

Mary Ann Heneghan – RUI

Christine Murphy – Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic

The Beth Joksimovic Oncology Professional Development Award

*Kati Cousins – RUCC RN (overall winner)

Kati Cousins - RUCC RN (overall winner)

Katie Kean – RUCC Center

Karine Otten – 14 East

Anita Sharko – RUCC RN

Susie Stachniak – Pediatrics

Karen Tamulonis – Peds Subspecialty

Rebeccah Willard – RUCC RN

The Evidence-Based Practice & Research Grant Nominees

Christine Feinstein – 8 NJRB

Joshua Kautz – 7 South

Amanda Kratovil – NICU

Amy Liesenfelt – NICU

*William Mitchell – Stat Acuity (overall winner)

William Mitchell - Stat Acuity (overall winner)

Aneta Ogrodnik – 13 East

Sylwia Potoczny – Cancer Center

Arlene Todd – PAR

Danielle Wood – PICU

*Provided with grant funding through the Center for Clinical Research and Scholoarship

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