Many RNs at Edward Hospital in Naperville, Ill., have accomplishments to share.
Amy Tucker passed the critical care registered nurse certification exam. Pat Bradley recertified as an RNC-OB and in electronic fetal monitoring. Susan Dale passed the certified medical-surgical registered nurse exam.
Caren Corrigan passed the progressive care certified nurse exam. Carolyn Bik recertified as a critical care registered nurse. Cathy McElmeel passed the certification exam for certified emergency nurse. Rebecca Steinmann presented two concurrent sessions titled ” ‘Tric’-y Trauma Patients: Obstetrics and Bariatrics” and “Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Children and Young Adults” at the 2008 ENA Annual Conference Pathways to Discovery.Patti Ludwig-Beymer, RN
Two nurses have received promotions. Marianne Spencer was named new vice president of operations and nursing.
Patti Ludwig-Beymer was named the new chief nursing officer. In 2006, Ludwig-Beymer was inducted as a fellow into the American Academy of Nursing.