University Hospitals St, John Medical Center honored nurses in a special way last week at its annual Dept. of Nursing Awards Ceremony 2016.
Nurses were nominated and honored in three categories:
Nursing Angel Award: Jacklyn Marvin (winner), Jeremiah Baker, Mark Kapalin, Jennifer Papest, Helen Ramsey, Jason Scroggy, Patricia Tolentino and Susan Vasi.
Outstanding Clinical Support: Alla Mohammad (winner), Michele Hollis, Teresa Jecker, Michele McNamara, Michele McPhie Education, Mike Pasek and Antoinette Sprinke.
Nurse of the Year for Clinical Excellence: Helen Ramsey, CCU, (winner), Heather Culpepper, Christina Jessel, Molly Lamuth, Tamiesha Parker and Kathryn Shiels.
A Nurse’s Prayer
As I care for my patients today be there with me, Lord,
To help me make my words kind.
To bring comfort where there is pain,
Courage where there is fear,
Acceptance when the end is near.
Let me touch each one with a healing hand
And the gentle art for which I stand.