Two nurses won top awards last month at the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children’s annual Associate Awards event.
Janet Prozzillo, RN, BSN, CPN, assistant nurse manager of the cardiac center, was named the hospitals Marie L. Des Barres Nurse of the Year winner.Sean Elwell, RN
Prozzillo, who has specialized in pediatric nursing for 22 years, was recognized for strengthening relationships with the cardiac centers nursing staff, ensuring that nurses are participating in departmental activities, and advancing the shared governance and nursing advancement programs.
Sean Elwell, RN, CPST-I, was honored as Associate of the Year for his extensive work in community outreach programs.
Elwell, who serves as injury prevention coordinator, trauma program, works with the community through bike rodeos, car seat safety checks, health fairs and conference exhibits. Elwell also reinvigorated the hospitals decontamination team.