Award Winners 2013

2013 Nursing Excellence Clinical Awards

The following awardees are recognized as our 2013 Award Winners:

Clinical Nurse

Awards are supported by the David & Alice Miller Nursing Award Endowed Fund.

 

Award Recipient

Unit

MAGNET Component

Melvin Ersando, BSN, RN

6 West Med Surg

Transformational Leadership

Dahlia Tayag, MSN, RN, CCRN

Post Anesthesia

Care Unit

Structural Empowerment

Hayley Kuhn, BSN, RN, TNCC

Post Anesthesia

Care Unit

Exemplary Professional

Practice

Laura Boerner, BSN, BS, RN, CEN

Sulpizio CVC

Emergency Department

New Knowledge, Innovations

and Improvements

Faye Rivera, BSN, RN, PCCN

5 West PCU

Empirical Outcomes

Overall Clinical Nurse of the Year:  Dahlia Tayag, MSN, RN, CCRN

Nurse Consultant

Awards are supported by the Patrons of Nursing Shared Governance Fund.

 

Award Recipient

Unit

MAGNET Component

Cheryl Cross, MSN, RN, PHN

Education, Development and Research

Transformational Leadership

Jennifer Garner, MSN, RN, CCRN

Surgical ICU

Structural Empowerment

Cassia Chevillon, MSN, RN, CCRN

Education, Development and Research & SCVC ICU

Exemplary Professional

Practice

Peggy Castor, RN,

RNC-NC

Neonatal ICU

Empirical Outcomes

Overall Nurse Consultant of the Year:  Cheryl Cross, MSN, RN, PHN

Advanced Practice Nurse

Awards are supported by the Sonya Healy Nursing Management Award Fund.

Award Recipient

Unit

MAGNET Component

Laura Dibsie, MSN, RN, CCRN, CNS

Education, Development and Research

Structural Empowerment

Patricia Graham, MSN, RN, CCRN, CNS

Education, Development and Research

Empirical Outcomes

Overall Advanced Practice Nurse of the Year: 

Patricia Graham, MSN, RN, CCRN, CNS

 

 

 

Nurse Leader

Awards are supported by the Sonya Healy Nursing Management Award Fund.

 

Award Recipient

Unit

MAGNET Component

Mary Hellyar, MSN, RN, CCRN

Thornton ICU

Transformational Leadership

Cristina Cazares-Machado, BS, MSNc, RN

6 East Med Surg

Structural Empowerment

Leah  Yoshisaki Yusi, BSN, MPH, RN, ONC

8th Floor Med Surg

Exemplary Professional

Practice

Laura Vento, BS, MSN, RN, CNL

6 East Med Surg

New Knowledge, Innovations

and Improvements

Esther Lee, MBA, RN

Peri-Anesthesia

Empirical Outcomes

Overall Nurse Leader of the Year:  Laura Vento, BS, MSN, RN, CNL

 2013 Award winners 

The Marguerite Jackson Scholarship for Doctoral Education

Provides education funds to a nurse enrolled in a formal doctoral education program.

 

Scholarship recipient:  Jillian Jewett, RN, BSN

Burn ICU

 

 

The Marguerite Jackson Award for Professional Nursing Excellence

Provides funds to a nurse who exemplifies professionalism as evidenced by their

level of education, certification, and professional activities.

Award recipient:  Aran Tavakoli, MSN, RN, AOCNS

Education, Development and Research

 

 

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