Cone Health Recognizes Its Top Nurses

The top 1 percent of its nurses are noted for the care they provide to patients and to the communities where they live.

GREENSBORO, N.C. May 01, 2017 – From medical practices to hospitals, Cone Health employs 3,932 nurses. Every year, Cone Health recognizes the top 1 percent of nurses and nursing support staff across the network.

These individuals are nominated by their colleagues for their exceptional patient care and community involvement.

“We are honored to work among so many great nurses and nursing support staff,” says Kenneth Rempher, PhD, RN, Executive Vice President & Chief Nurse Executive, Cone Health. “Their nomination and selection for this award validates our emphasis on the Cone Health values of Caring for Our Patients, Caring for Each Other and Caring for Our Communities.”

The 2017 Cone Health Nursing Excellence recipients are:

Nursing

  • Rekha Aryal, RN, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
  • David Block, RN, Wesley Long Hospital
  • Brooke Boyer, RN, Women’s Hospital
  • Jakeema Bryant, RN, Wesley Long Hospital
  • Jennifer Burns, RN 3, Wesley Long Hospital
  • Deborah Carter, RN, System wide responsibility
  • Jamie Covington, RN, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
  • Latisha Cresenzo, RN, Women’s Hospital
  • Tara Dark, RN 4, Wesley Long Hospital
  • Ginger Epling, RN, Wesley Long Hospital
  • Linda Fonshill, RN, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
  • Danna Franklin, RN, Wesley Long Hospital
  • Bryan Gray, RN 3, Alamance Regional Medical Center
  • Erin Hampton, RN, Women’s Hospital
  • Kim Hutchinson, RN, System wide responsibility
  • Kimberly Koechert, RN, System wide responsibility
  • Marissa Long, RN 4, Wesley Long Hospital
  • Keisha Martini, RN, Cone Health Cancer Center at Wesley Long Hospital
  • Misha Mathis, RN, Wesley Long Hospital
  • Audrey McDade, RN, eLink Critical Care
  • Carolyn Merritt, RN, Wesley Long Hospital
  • Karen Newnam, RN 3, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
  • Samantha Presnell, RN, Cone Health Cancer Center at Wesley Long Hospital
  • Hayley Ringley, RN, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
  • Kiristin Ryan, RN, Wesley Long Hospital
  • Dawn Stuart, RN, Cone Health Cancer Center at Wesley Long Hospital
  • Tara Tomlinson, RN, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital

Nursing Support Winners

  • Tonia Cromer, Nurse Tech, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
  • Kerrica Evans, Manager, System-wide Nursing Staffing Office
  • Tamekia Lockhart, Nurse Tech, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
  • Danielle Smith, Nurse Tech, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
  • April Snowten, Nurse Tech, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
  • Mariama Tyner, Nurse Tech, Wesley Long Hospital

Diversity and Inclusion Winners

  • Shinita Lee, RN, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
  • Faleisa Mack, Nurse Tech, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital

Nursing Leadership Winners

  • Monette Mabolo, RN, The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
  • Geronda Pulliam, RN, Triad HealthCare Network

SOURCE: Cone Health