Originally created 05/14/98

Pacemakers



Who sets the pace for Augusta-Aiken's medical community? If you're a medical professional, send information on your promotion, activity or academic achievement to PACEMAKERS, c/o The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928. Please include the name and phone number of a contact person.

Special honors

The following registered nurses will be honored tonight at the first Spirit of Nursing Showcase at Savannah Rapids Pavillion. The nurses were selected by their hospital or nursing organization to receive the Reflection of Nursing Spirit and Commitment award. The award recognizes registered nurses who exemplify the spirit of caring and commitment at the bedside or leading others, reflect a professional attitude toward patients and peers and are advocates for moving the profession forward. Award recipients and their nominators:

American Association Critical Care Nurse: Margaret Rollins, Bill Jackson

Augusta State University Department of Nursing: Dr. Charlotte Price, Sue Schlesselman

Augusta State University, Georgia Association of Nursing Students: Mary Ann Neely, Diane Snead-ElamChi Eta Phi Sorority: Leola Mims, Barbara SansburyColumbia Augusta Medical Center: Pamela Blanc, Karen Swim, Myra Naglich

Dwight David Eisenhower Army Medical Center: Maj. Cheryl Davis, Rose Reedy

Georgia Association of Nurse Anesthetists: George Maule

Georgia Association of Nursing Students, MCG School of Nursing: Kristi Boram, Dennis Woods

Georgia Nurses Association, District 10: Chris Samuelson, Jeannette Andrews

Georgia Association of Perianesthesia Nursing: Susan Andrews, Karen Cronk

Health Department: Clois Witt, Kathy Linebarger

McDuffie County Hospital: Ben Doyle, Katie Taylor

MCG Hospital and Clinics: Rose Robertson, Irene Hopkins, Jean M. Carmany, Kathleen Anderson

MCG School of Nursing: Dr. Debra Hatmaker, Dr. Linda Ellis

Most Holy Trinity Parish Nurse Ministry: Eileen Schneider

Oncology Nursing Society: Joyce Bowers, Dr. Patricia Lillis

Sigma Theta Tau: Donna Fair, Sharon Butler

University Hospital: Jane Wall, Kathy Sundberg

University of South Carolina Aiken School of Nursing: Jeanne Townes, Dr. Linda Johnston

University of South Carolina Aiken Student Nurses Association: Paige Heddy

VA Medical Center: Jeannette Andrews, Patricia Hoover

VA Medical Center, Advanced Practice Nurse Associates: Janie Heath, Carolyn Gaffney

VA Medical Center, Georgia Nurses Association: Juanita Dobbins

VA Medical Center, Nurses Organization of Veteran Affairs: Mary Snelling

Walton Rehabilitation Hospital: Laura Dent, Kathy Melton