September 30, 2010 - Marietta Memorial Hospital Employee Receives Prestigious Certification
Barbie Anderson, RN at Marietta Memorial Hospital, recently passed the certified nurse operating room examination. This certification is given to nurses who show proficiency in support of quality patient care and sets a standard of commitment to the profession of operating room nursing.
“By receiving this certification, Barbie has shown that she is committed to her profession and to holding high standards of care for patients and families,” says Von Rae Guiler, RN, CNOR, CPSN, vascular and thoracic surgery team leader, Marietta Memorial Hospital.
Through certification, nurses demonstrate their mastery of skills, knowledge and abilities as they progress along the continuum of life-long learning. Achieving and maintaining these types of certifications helps assure that a nurse has met rigorous requirements in a specialized area of practice.
For more information on this certification contact Von Rae Guiler, RN, CNOR, CPSN, vascular and thoracic surgery team leader, member of the Competency and Credentialing Institute at (740)-236-7411.
The Memorial Health System is a not-for-profit health system governed by a volunteer board of community members that are committed to providing comprehensive services that meet the needs of our region. We are comprised of a network of two hospitals, outpatient service sites, assisted and long-term care facilities and a retirement community. We work in innovative ways to meet the healthcare challenges of today, while preparing for the health needs of our communities in the future.