Navigation Links
Real Superheroes of Nursing, from Mosby's Nursing, Announced at 13th Annual ANCC Magnet Conference
Date:10/5/2011

ATLANTA, October 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --

"Superheroes of Nursing" shows appreciation to nurses; contest received 62 nominations and 1,355 votes on Facebook during four-month period

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today the winners of the Mosby's Nursing Suite "Superheroes of Nursing," a contest aimed to search and identify the real-life superheroes in the nursing profession. Launched during Nurses Week 2011 (May 6-12), the contest was part of a nationwide campaign to recognize nurses who represent four key categories - The Validators, The Achievers, The Educators and The Protectors - and identify how they address the issues they face daily.

"Nurses face so many challenges in their every day job, and we wanted to show our appreciation and recognize those who battle for their patients and organizations - the true superheroes," said Cindy Tryniszewski, RN, MSN, Executive Director, Mosby's eLearning for Elsevier. "We received an overwhelming amount of nominations and votes, and hope that nurses continue to celebrate their peers and share their stories on our Facebook page."

The winners are as follows:

  • The Validator: Judy McHugh, Nursing Quality Improvement Coordinator at Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, Ill.
  • The Achiever: Amy Richardson, Charge RN at Maury Regional Medical Center, Columbia, Tenn.
  • The Educator: Ronald Oman, Educator at Grays Harbor Community Hospital Aberdeen, Wash.
  • The Protector: April Morris, Charge Nurse Neonatal Intensive Care at Woman's Hospital, Baton Rouge, La.

Winners will be congratulated and recognized at the Elsevier booth, Booth 901 during the 2011 American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet Conference, Baltimore, Md., October 4-6.

Mosby's Nursing Suite is committed to giving nurses everywhere the power to be truly super, as it provides the clinical knowledge and confidence they need to protect their patients, handle even the most daunting tasks, share their expertise with their peers and become a force for excellence in their organizations. Mosby's Nursing Suite is a pioneer in providing online nursing solutions to more than 1,300 healthcare organizations. For more information about Mosby's Nursing Suite, visit http://confidenceconnected.com/.

About Elsevier Clinical Decision Support

Elsevier Clinical Decision Support (http://www.clinicaldecisionsupport.com), a division of Elsevier, the global leader in medical and health information, provides world class information and point-of-care technology solutions that optimize decisions and actions to improve the overall quality, safety and cost-effectiveness of care. The business delivers on this promise through actionable clinical content, care planning and documentation, drug reference and decision support, learning and performance management, and data mining and outcomes analytics solutions for provider, pharmacy and payer organizations.

About Elsevier

Elsevier is a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services. The company works in partnership with the global science and health communities to publish more than 2,000 journals, including The Lancet and Cell, and close to 20,000 book titles, including major reference works from Mosby and Saunders. Elsevier's online solutions include SciVerse ScienceDirect, SciVerse Scopus, Reaxys, MD Consult and Nursing Consult, which enhance the productivity of science and health professionals, and the SciVal suite and MEDai's Pinpoint Review, which help research and health care institutions deliver better outcomes more cost-effectively.

A global business headquartered in Amsterdam, Elsevier employs 7,000 people worldwide. The company is part of Reed Elsevier Group PLC, a world-leading publisher and information provider, which is jointly owned by Reed Elsevier PLC and Reed Elsevier NV. The ticker symbols are REN (Euronext Amsterdam), REL (London Stock Exchange), RUK and ENL (New York Stock Exchange).

Media contact
Tom Reller
Vice President, Global Corporate Relations
Elsevier
+1-215-239-3508
t.reller@elsevier.com



'/>"/>
SOURCE Elsevier
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. According to the Journal of Advanced Nursing, RyMed Technologies InVision-Plus® Excels at Minimizing Bacterial Growth In Vitro
2. Interim Data Announced for BIBF 1120 as Compared to bevacizumab in Combination Chemotherapy in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
3. The Astellas European Foundation Winner of Transplantation Grant 2011 Announced
4. ZINO Society, ZZIF Companies Announced
5. New Life Saving Medical Invention Announced by Perry Felix
6. Featured Speakers Announced for 5th Annual Pharmacy Benefits Academy, August 24-25 in Chicago
7. HASCO Medical, Inc. and Its Wholly Owned Subsidiary Mobility Freedom Announced Combined Pro Forma Financial Results for Year-End 2010 and First Quarter 2011
8. 2011 Prix Galien USA Final Candidates Announced: Competing for Best Biotechnology Product and Best Pharmaceutical Agent
9. 4th Alzheimers Awards Announced in Search of Global Solutions for Better Dementia Care
10. Particle Sciences Develops Proprietary Nasal Delivery Formulation Used in Neurelis Recently Announced Successful Phase I Pharmacokinetic Study of NRL-01 (intranasal diazepam)
11. Cardium Announces Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute as the SPECT Imaging Core Lab for the Recently Announced Generx® Phase 3 Clinical Registration Study in the Russian Federation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017 ... an immune response in pets such as canine, ... are of various types such as Attenuated Live ... Vaccines, DNA Vaccines and Recombinant Vaccines. Attenuated live ... virus or bacteria, which have been weakend under ...
(Date:4/18/2017)... 2017  Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH ) ... earnings per share (EPS) guidance and providing a preliminary ... conjunction with this morning,s announcement of the planned acquisition ... Insufficiency businesses. Cardinal Health now believes that ... at the bottom of its previous guidance range of ...
(Date:4/18/2017)... April 18, 2017  Astute Medical, Inc., developer of ... to be presented at the 2017 National Kidney Foundation ... and continues through April 22. Physicians will present data ... to assess risk for acute kidney injury (AKI) during ... (ADHF). Elevated levels of TIMP-2 and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... 27, 2017 , ... Healthcare companies are trying to meet talent shortages and ... healthcare executive resume. , “If you’re a healthcare executive open to new opportunities this ... it’s as ready as you are for a new job search. I’ve heard from ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... 27, 2017 , ... The American Brain Foundation last night ... Neurology Award (PLINA). The couple joins a prestigious list of past PLINA winners, ... actor Michael J. Fox and former U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno. , Smith ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... SyncDog, Inc. ... at MobileIron Live! 2017 in Santa Clara, California. Each year, MobileIron ... approach to helping organizations maximize the benefits of mobility in their operations securely. ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... Offering the purest product of its kind, Swissx ... and more potent than the market has seen before. Swissx uses proprietary strains of ... a patented chromatography process for extraction, to produce its CBD oil--maximizing its benefits for ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... CA (PRWEB) , ... April 27, 2017 , ... Plastic ... MD , have been asked to present at the upcoming Aesthetic Meeting. Held in ... April 27-May 2. Drs. Furnas and Canales will lend their expertise to the Premier ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):