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  • UR School of Nursing Hosts 5th Annual DNP Summit: DNPs Leading and Caring in Crisis

    Monday, September 21, 2020 — Nothing has been more abundantly clear throughout the COVID-19 pandemic than the value of nurses. That’s why now this year’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Summit, “DNPs Leading and Caring in Crisis,” could not come at a more appropriate time. ...

  • Spotlight on: Tonya Reisman, RN, Registered Nurse Case Manager, Jones Memorial Hospital

    Wednesday, September 09, 2020 — Tonya Reisman had a nine-year career as a certified optician at a Walmart Vision Center before she even thought about becoming a nurse. Everything changed when her grandmother became ill. “My grandmother was my best friend,” she said. “I took ...

  • Spotlight on: Kari Zwiefka, RN, BSN, Director of Surgical Services, Jones Memorial Hospital

    Wednesday, September 09, 2020 — Kari Zwiefka once thought she wanted to be a physical therapist. But, with some encouragement from her aunt, who was a nurse, she started nursing school and fell in love with it. Zwiefka earned her nursing degree and began her career working in a ...

  • Spotlight on: Jennifer Middaugh, CNM, Certified Nurse Midwife, Jones Memorial Hospital

    Friday, September 04, 2020 — “My first exposure to the health care system was pregnancy and delivery,” said Jennifer Middaugh, CNM, a certified nurse midwife at Jones Memorial Hospital. “And I loved my labor nurse at Jones, Sandra Moore, RN. She made a huge impression on me ...

  • Spotlight on: Kaitlyn Anderson, LPN, Intake Nurse, Jones Walk-In Clinic

    Friday, September 04, 2020 — Kaitlyn Anderson didn’t plan on being a nurse. But during high school she worked at the Jones Memorial Hospital registration office, and was intrigue by what she noticed going on around her. She was suddenly drawn to the idea of being part of ...