Nurses are compassionate, committed, connected and professional. In honor of these dedicated health practitioners, St. John Medical Center presented the 2014 Department of Nursing Awards in ceremonies within the new SJMC Outpatient Lobby on Fri., May 9.
Following an opening prayer from Fr. William Smith, SJMC President & CEO William A. Young and Adnan Mourany, MD, President, SJMC Medical Staff, welcomed guests and recognized all who were nominated for these prestigious honors.
Presenting all awards was Cheryl O’Malley, Vice President Patient Care Services/Chief Nursing Officer.
These awards uniquely honor the profession of nursing in select ways that recognize excellence in patient care, dedication, exemplary performance and mission specific to each award. Congratulations to all!