Congrats! 18 Nurses Named March of Dimes Nurse Of The Year Awards Finalists

Congratulations to the 18 nurses who are finalists for the 2017 March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards.

Nurse of the Year

Congratulations to the 18 nurses from Fairview, HealthEast and University of Minnesota Health who are finalists for the 2017 March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards.

The top five finalists for 15 award categories were announced this week. Congratulations to the following finalists from Fairview, HealthEast and University of Minnesota Health:

Advanced Practice
Jade Roper, University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital, University of Minnesota Health 

Community Health Nursing
Kellie Crepin, Fairview Pharmacy Services, Fairview

Innovation and Non-Traditional Nursing
Amy Quarberg, St. John’s Hospital and Woodbury Senior Living, HealthEast
Stacy Wesley, Fairview Range Medical Center, Fairview
Teri Verner, Woodwinds Health Campus, HealthEast

Leadership
Julie Sethney, Fairview Ridges Hospital, Fairview
Kimberly Boysen, Fairview Southdale Hospital, Fairview

Neonatal
Kimberly McFarlane, Fairview Ridges Hospital, Fairview 

Oncology
Colleen Kroona, The Pillars Hospice Home, HealthEast

Pediatric
Kelly Sichmeller, Fairview Ridges Hospital, Fairview 

Rising Star
Lindsay Drake, St. Joseph's/St. John's Hospital, HealthEast 
Todd Ellenson, Fairview Ridges Hospital, Fairview 

Staff Nurse - Critical Care
Alyssa Dittmer, Woodwinds Health Campus, HealthEast
 
Staff Nurse - General Care
Bonnie Clement, Fairview Southdale Hospital, Fairview 
Sheila Ibe, Bethesda Hospital, HealthEast
Tracy Bergstedt, University of Minnesota Medical Center, University of Minnesota Health

Women’s Health
Jacquelyn DaBruzzi, St. John's Hospital, HealthEast
Kim Crandall, Woodwinds Health Campus, HealthEast


At Fairview, HealthEast and University of Minnesota Health, nurses are partners on our teams, leaders in their fields and enthusiasts in delivering excellent patient care. We’re proud of these finalists and the more than 100 nurses who were nominated for their commitment to putting patients first, always.

Winners in each of the categories will be announced during the 2017 Nurse of the Year Awards Ceremony on October 6.

Congrats and good luck!

Fairview, HealthEast and University of Minnesota Health are proud to be the 2017 Presenting Sponsors of the March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards.


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