St. Josephs Healthcare System, Paterson, N.J., honored its team of nurses during National Nurses Week with the 2013 SJHS Nursing Excellence Awards presentation.
Seven nurses were selected by peers as this years winners.
Award recipients included William Copeck, RN, pediatric hematology/oncology clinic, St. Josephs Children’s Hospital; Zsamae Garcia, RN, maternal/child division, St. Josephs Regional Medical Center; Christopher DeLa Victoria, RN, medical/surgical division, SJRMC; Jung Torres, RN, St. Vincents Nursing Home; Michelle Bergamotto, RN, perioperative services, SJRMC; Audrick Pormento, RN, critical care division, SJRMC; and Kathleen Padula, RN, St. Joseph’s Wayne Hospital.
Awards were presented by Maria Brennan, RN, DNPc, CPHQ, who serves as SJHCs CNO and SJRMCs vice president, patient care services. •