Tag - Nurses Week

Nurses Week Spotlight: Paula Chambers

Paula Chambers is recipient of the 2016 Nursing Specialty Award. Chambers is the charge nurse in the urology practice site and treats patients with prostate cancer and hypogonadism, among other conditions. “Paula advances the power of our patients...

Nurses Week Spotlight: Linda Wise

Linda Wise is a senior staff nurse in the neonatal intensive care unit. She’s part of a team who transports sick infants by helicopter, plane or ambulance from other hospitals to CHOG and is also the coordinator for the neonatal ECMO program. ECMO...

Nurses Week Spotlight: Paul Smith

Paul Smith is a senior staff nurse in the surgical intensive care unit, where he takes care of patients who have open-heart surgery and other surgical procedures that require intensive care. The Nursing Specialty Awards are given each year during...

Nurses Week Spotlight: Marcie Johnson

Marcie Johnson is a senior staff nurse in the post-anesthesia care unit and performs nursing assessments on patients who come from the operating room, manages their pain, assesses their physiologic and psychosocial health and transfers them to the...

Nurses Week Spotlight: Samantha Hughes

Samantha Hughes is the charge nurse in the Children’s Hospital of Georgia’s emergency department. She helps to manage the nurses, EMTs and clerks on the pediatric side of the emergency department. Samantha is the lead-by-example kind; during busy...

Nurses Week Spotlight: Catrina Crawford

Catrina Crawford is a senior staff nurse in the echo lab and performs stress tests to increase the heart’s workload and monitors for changes in the patient’s blood pressure and electrical activity of the heart. “Catrina advances the power of our...

Nurses Week: Blessing of the Hands

Chaplain Brennan Francois says a prayer with nurses at Georgia Regents Medical Center during one of many Blessing of the Hands ceremonies on National Nurses Day during National Nurses Week 2015. Hospital chaplains roam the hospital floors each year...

GRU, GRHealth celebrate nurses

AUGUSTA, Ga. – In recognition of National Nurses Week, Georgia Regents University and Health System have more than a dozen events planned to highlight and thank nurses for their contributions to quality patient care. National Nurses Week begins each...

GRU diversity expert available for National Nurses Week

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Nursing student diversity is on the rise, says Dr. Faye Hargrove, chair of the College of Nursing Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Committee at Georgia Regents University. A diverse nursing workforce is key to providing culturally...

Celebrate GRHealth this May

Nurses Week, May 6-12 Hospital Week will be celebrated from May 10 to 16 with a variety of events. On Monday, employees can get healthy snacks in Terrace Dining . On Tuesday, there will be random drawings for a variety of goods and services. On...

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