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Tuesday May 31st, 2016 2:20PM

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.
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