HAMMOND, Indiana - Franciscan Health Hammond's 2018 Nurses Choice Award winners were awarded gifts and received high praise during a recent, annual Nurses Week celebration at the hospital. Winners are selected based on nominations by their peers.
Shown, from left, are Patrick Maloney, hospital president and CEO, who announced the winners and presented their gifts; Margaret Zimmerman, who was recognized in the staff-clinical nurse category; Sandy Sanchez, nurse educator; and Sara Montalbano, ambulatory-outpatient.
Also shown is Alisa Murchek, chief nursing officer, who read nominators' comments and presented the award certificates. Not shown is Eva Kratimenos, who was honored in the nurse leader category.