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CTCA at Midwestern nurse receives DAISY award

By | 2015-07-24T14:49:37-04:00 July 24th, 2015|Categories: Greater Chicago, Nursing News|

Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center in Zion recently honored Catherine Pippin, RN, with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses in recognition for her commitment and patient-centered approach to care, according to a news release. CTCA at Midwestern nurse Catherine Pippin, left, receives the Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nurses from

Resurrection University, IONL partner to offer MSN in health systems leadership

By | 2015-07-23T22:26:24-04:00 July 23rd, 2015|Categories: Greater Chicago|

Chicago’s Resurrection University and the Illinois Organization of Nurse Leaders recently announced a partnership that will prepare nurses for leadership through a master’s degree in nursing in health systems leadership. The program will be offered in an executive format, with classes meeting one weekend, every three weeks at the ResU main campus in Wicker Park,

Northwest Community Healthcare achieves Magnet recognition for the third time

By | 2015-07-22T14:26:35-04:00 July 22nd, 2015|Categories: Greater Chicago|

Northwest Community Healthcare in Arlington Heights, Ill., again has earned Magnet redesignation for nursing excellence as part of the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Magnet Recognition Program, according to a news release. It’s the third time the hospital has achieved Magnet recognition. About 7% of the nation’s hospitals have met the criteria to earn the Magnet

Little Company of Mary Hospital nurses receive awards

By | 2015-07-21T21:19:44-04:00 July 21st, 2015|Categories: Greater Chicago|

Little Company of Mary Hospital in Evergreen Park, Ill., recognized outstanding and dedicated nurses at the hospital’s 2015 National Nurses Week Awards and Recognition Tea on May 7. Three LCMH nurses received awards for Nurse Educator of the Year, Nurse Leader of the Year, and Nurse of the Year, according to a news release. Another

Elmhurst Hospital earns Magnet recognition for nursing excellence

By | 2015-07-17T21:57:09-04:00 July 17th, 2015|Categories: Greater Chicago|

Elmhurst (Ill.) Hospital, a 259-bed facility in the Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare system, has achieved recognition as a Magnet hospital for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, according to a news release. Elmhurst, which employs 700 nurses, is one of five hospitals in DuPage County and 39 in Illinois to have earned Magnet recognition. Of