Two Mercy Home Care nurses have been honored among the 100 Great Iowa Nurses in 2014!
Congratulations to Donita Balek, Pediatric nurse,
and Judy Ratzlaff, Psychiatric nurse.
The 100 Great Iowa Nurses program recognizes outstanding nurses whose exceptional contributions to patients, colleagues and the profession are truly remarkable. This year, over 500 nominations were received. Those chosen for this honor are to be commended for advancing and leading the profession of nursing, and for demonstrating excellence in direct care delivery.
Marcy J. Katz, RN is a Clinical Leader for Mercy Home Care. She recently received the Certificate of OASIS Specialist - Clinical designation.
The Outcome and Assessment Information Set, (OASIS), is a quality measure used in home health agencies across the coutnry to enhance care for patients in the home. The Certificate of OASIS Specialist - Clinical program allows home care providers to demonstrate and establish their expertise and commitment to OASIS data accuracy. To achieve the designation, Marcy successfully completed a 2-1/2 hour exam.
Congratulations to Marcy Katz!
It is our staff that makes us special. We couldn't provide award-winning care and service without them!