tstorms
Sunday May 1st, 2016 4:10AM

NGMC nurse recognized for 20 years of CCRN certification

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - Mary Ingram, RN, a nurse with Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC), recently received national recognition for reaching a significant milestone in the nursing profession.

Since 1993, Ingram has consistently maintained CCRN certification through the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) Certification Corporation.

Ingram is one of 1,489 CCRNs being honored this year by the corporation and the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses for 20 years of continuous certification. She joins fellow NGMC nurses, Dianne Haywood, RN, who has maintained CCRN certification since 1982, and Ilona Kalin, RN, who has been continuously CCRN-certified since 1986.

CCRN certification is one of the most advanced professional credentials that can be achieved by a nurse in the field of acute and critical care.

Additional details about ACCN or AACN Certification Corporation can be found atwww.aacn.org.
© Copyright 2016 AccessWDUN.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
US stocks post sixth straight year of gains
U.S. stocks ended a strong 2014 with moderate declines Wednesday.
4:43PM ( 1 year ago )
Palestinians push ahead in pursuit of war crimes charges against Israel
Stung by a resounding defeat in the U.N. Security Council, the Palestinians announced Wednesday that they joined the International Criminal Court to pursue war crimes charges against Israel.
1:57PM ( 1 year ago )
Business News
Grass fire impacts rush hour traffic on 985
Rush hour traffic on I-985 was slowed by a grass fire Wednesay afternoon with one lane closed while firefighters fought the blaze.
10:19PM ( 1 year ago )
Judge denies motions to move, delay Tsarnaev trial
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a federal appeals court Wednesday to overturn a judge's decision to not move his upcoming trial out of state.
10:02PM ( 1 year ago )
Sheriff: Man shot 2 on I-85 because he wanted car
A 22-year-old man shot two people who stopped to give him a ride on Interstate 85 in South Carolina on Christmas Eve because he wanted their car to drive to Georgia, a sheriff said Wednesday.
5:21PM ( 1 year ago )
Local/State News
AUDIO: Creating a balanced employer-employee relationship when working from home
Some studies estimate that 50 million U.S. workers will "virtual workers" by the year 2020, meaning they will do the majority of their work from home. Dr. Lori LaCavita, a psychologist from Walden University, joined the Afternoon News Wrap this week to discuss how working from home can affect employers and their employees.
By Afternoon News Wrap
7:49PM ( 2 days ago )
Buffington Farm Road development finally gets approval
Persistence paid off for Green Implementation Group, LLC, as Hall County Commissioners gave unanimous approval Wednesday evening to their rezoning request for a 110-acre tract of land on the upper end of the Chattahoochee River portion of Lake Lanier.
10:36PM ( 3 days ago )
Suwanee approves first step of Town Center expansion, massage parlor ordinance
The Town Center Park in Suwanee could be getting an expansion, as city council members approved the first step of the planning process at their voting session Wednesday night.
11:43AM ( 3 days ago )
Liquor by the drink, Sunday alcohol sales could appear on White County ballot
White County residents soon could be asked to vote on liquor by the drink and Sunday alcohol sales.
10:02PM ( 4 days ago )
Ride sharing service for elderly, blind opens in Gainesville
Most people are probably aware of on-demand ride sharing services like Uber and Lyft, businesses that offer transportation alternatives to taxis or public buses and trains, but a new ride sharing service — meant specifically for seniors and those with vision impairments — has opened in Gainesville.
10:54AM ( 5 days ago )