Congrats to Diane Pelkey, RN, Palliative Medicine, Patti Zavitz, RN, Hospice, and Marc Flickinger, MD, Pallative Medicine are the 2017 winners of the Sr. Elizabeth Durney awards for providing outstanding care to patients facing the end-of-life.
This award is given in memory of Sr. Elizabeth Durney, a Sister of Bon Secours who helped to found Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital. Sr. Elizabeth’s most enduring legacy is the hospice program.
Congratulations to Debra Levin, NP; Ife Torrence, NP; April Morris, NP; and Jessica Patterson, MSN, FNP-BC for being selected as the Bon Secours Richmond winners of the first annual Bon Secours Virginia Advanced Practice Clinician Award!
Advanced Practice Clinicians, or APCs, include multiple professions, including Nurse Practitioners (NP), Physician Assistants (PA), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA), Certified Nurse Midwives (CNM), and Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNP). These groups of individuals practice alongside our nursing and physician colleagues to deliver high quality and patient centered care in a variety of settings and are key members of the interdisciplinary team.