CCMH Nurses Selected as Finalists for 2020 Oklahoma Nurse of the Year

2020 March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Finalists Announced

CCMH is proud to announce that we have 9 finalists for the March of Dimes Nurse of the Year. This is the most finalists we’ve ever had at one time. Winners will be announced in October. Good luck and we are proud of you!

And the finalists are…

Courtnie Alberry-Minnear, RN, BSN
Emergency

Melissa Alvillar, RN, BSN, RNC-OB, CRCST
Nursing Administration

Debbie Cofer, RN, CPHQ
Quality & Risk Management

Meagan Garibay, RN, BSN, CIC
Infection Control & Occupational Health

Paula Griffith, RN, BSN, RNC-OB, NE-BC
Nursing Management

Lana Jackson, RN, BSN, CEN
Emergency

Heather Love, RN, MSN, CPHRM
Quality & Risk Management

Jennifer Renner, RN, BSN, CNOR
Surgical Services

Torres Schlitte, RN, BSN, CNOR, CRCST
Other Nursing Specialty

2019 March of Dimes “Nurse of the Year” Winner and Finalist

Left: NURSE OF THE YEAR WINNER – Surgical Services: Kristen Turner, BSN, RN, CPAN Right: NURSE OF THE YEAR FINALIST – Infection Control: Meagan Garibay, RN-BSN, CIC

Congratulations to Kristen Turner, RN, for winning Oklahoma March of Dimes Nurse of the Year in the Surgical Services category!

For the second year in a row, CCMH has had March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Winners in different categories and several nurses selected as finalists.

CCMH is proud to have two outstanding nurse finalists in two different categories for 2019.

Meagan Garibay, RN-BSN, CIC, was selected as a finalist in the Infection Control category.

Kristen Turner, BSN, RN, CPAN, was selected as a finalist in Surgical Services and won in that category.

Nurses are recognized in an array of nursing categories. Exceptional nurses employed in the state of Oklahoma are eligible. A selection committee of health care professionals review the confidential nomination forms.

The awards were presented October 3rd at the Annual Oklahoma March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Gala in Norman.

NURSE OF THE YEAR WINNER – Surgical Services: Kristen Turner, BSN, RN, CPAN

NURSE OF THE YEAR FINALIST – Infection Control: Meagan Garibay, RN-BSN, CIC