Awards

THE BARBARA L. MIMS DISTINGUISHED NURSE OF THE YEAR AWARD

To be awarded this honor, a nurse must meet the following criteria:

  • be a member of Summit and Portage District,
  • exemplify professional nursing,
  • be involved in the professional organization,
  • serve as a role model to others, and
  • be actively engaged in community activities.

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THE JEANETTE WOODING SERVICE AWARD

To be awarded this honor, a nurse must meet the following criteria:

  • be a member of Summit and Portage District,
  • participate(d) in committee and/or Board of Director work that brings positive recognition to Summit and Portage District.

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THE DOTTIE MARSH HEALTH POLICY AWARD

To be awarded this honor, a nurse must meet the following criteria:

  • Exemplify in-depth knowledge of and a sustained commitment to local, state and national health and healthcare policy issues, 
  • Work to inform nurses and other healthcare providers, legislators, and the general public regarding health and healthcare policy issues, 
  • Serve as a health policy advocate role model for other nurses, and 
  • Participate in SPDONA activities related to health policy issues/concerns.


Past Award Winners

 

Summit and Portage District

Ohio Nurses Association Awards

 

Barbara L. Mims

Distinguished Nurse of the Year Award

Year

Jeanette Wooding

Service Award

Deborah Loyd

2018

Darren Stevenson

Marie Cinalli

2017

Earl Blackstone

Jeni Huth

2016

Joyce Powell

 

2015

 

Mary Calabro

2014

June Adams, Nancy McManus

Carol Korman

2013

Connie Stopper

Nancy McManus

2012

Johanna Edwards

Jane Soposky

2011

Karen Budd

Michael T. Klein

2010

Marlene Peoples

Gillian Solem

2009

Mary Calabro

Karen Budd

2008

Ann Kaser

Connie Stopper

2007

Sonta Robinson

Peggy Halter

2006

Liz Beisecker

Barbara Mims*

2005

Holly Klein

Linda Stemple

2004

Linda Riazi-Kermani

Beth McVan

2003

Davina Gosnell

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2002

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Rosalie Benchot

2001

Lyn Benedict

Johanna Edwards

2000

Harriet Reid

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1999

Linda Haskett

Joyce Powell

1998

Phyllis Just

Lyn Benedict

1997

Judith Kelley

Marlene Peoples

1996

Carolyn Gustafson

Kristine Gill

1995

Jim Gillespie

Mary Shaffer

1994

Juanita Graham

Dottie Marsh

1993

Barbara Proctor

Pat Smith

1992

Evajean Greenlun

Janet Holloway

1991 

Joan Breza (Myers)  (first year awarded)

E. Gay Lindsay

1990

 

Alice Walter

1989

 

 

 

 

Clara Langseth

1960

 

Helen Carlson

1959

 

Mary J. Knapp

1958

 


 

*The Distinguished Nurse of the Year Award was issued posthumously and then renamed the Barbara L. Mims Distinguished Nurse of the Year Award.