Jill Akright, RN, BSN in Women’s Care recently received her BSN from Blessing – Rieman College of Nursing. Congratulations Jill!
Melissa Brewer, RN, BSN recently received her Progressive Care Certification for Nurses, PCCN, from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses. Melissa works in our Progressive Care department. Congratulations Melissa!
Congratulations to Stephanie Wilt for earning her certificate of competency as a Clinical Health Coach!
Congratulations Ellen Taylor, RN on successfully meeting requirements to renew her Oncology Certified Nurse credentials. OCN credentials are valid for a period of 4 years. This is Ellen’s second certification period. Ellen started her career with Hannibal Regional as a Respiratory Therapist in 1993 and in 2011 earned her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing with honors. Ellen recently earner her Master’s Degree in Nursing-Leadership and Management in September 2015. Way to…
Pam Faulkner, RN, Accountable Care Nurse earned a Health Coach Certification through the Iowa Chronic Care Consortium. Pam was required to complete online classes, attend an intense two day training in Iowa, and pass a Live 15 minute Coaching Performance Test. The Health Coach Certification program is designed to help healthcare professions improve healthy outcomes by actively engaging them with self-management support and providing true patient centered care. Congratulations Pam!
Lacie Crabill, RN, Emergency Department, received her Masters of Science in Nursing from Western Governor’s University. Congratulations Lacie!
Kim Payne, MSN, RN, Education Liason/Magnet Coordinator recently received her NEA-BC credential. The Nurse Executive Advanced-Board Certified (NEA-BC), is a competency based examination that provides a valid and reliable assessment of the entry-level clinical knowledge and skills of the nurse charged with the managing the daily operation of a unit or service line. Congratulations Kim!
Gloria Barber, Director of Radiology, recently earned the Certified Radiology Administrator (CRA) credential. Established in 2002, the CRA is the first and only certification designed specifically for imagining administrators, testing the specific knowledge and skills necessary to lead an imaging team and manage the wide range of tasks involved in imaging management throughout a wide range of practice settings.
Individuals who posses the CRA certification have validated high-level management competencies, have advanced understanding of the principles of the imagining business, have demonstrated ability in applying knowledge and leadership to guide and develop imaging management teams, and have proven high standards of achievement and ethics.
Jacque Craig, BSN, MSN, MBA, Accreditation and Licensure Coordinator at Hannibal Regional Hospital, recently became the third Certified Joint Commission Professional in the State of Missouri. Jacque completed a self-study course over a 12-month period and sat for an examination to achieve certification. The Certified Joint Commission Professional (CJCP) designation represents the highest level of accreditation knowledge and achievement in related safety and quality issues. In its mission statement, the…
On October 7th, 2013, Kevin Lollar, MD, FACS was bestowed the honor of Fellow in the American College of Surgeons, thus allowing him the privilege of using the Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS) designation. To earn the FACS designation Dr. Lollar had to submit a twelve month summary of all surgical procedures he performed, be interviewed and evaluated by the state chapter of the the American College of Surgeons (ACS). The state chapter of the ACS evaluated Dr. Lollar on his education, training, professional qualifications, surgical competence and ethical conduct.