Published on March 19, 2020

Many Certified Nurses at Pella Regional

PELLA, Iowa –Each year on March 19, certified nurses are honored with their own special day of recognition. There are thousands of certified nurses in the U.S. today. The growing role of certification in contributing to better patient outcomes is an important part of quality care provided at hospitals. Pella Regional Health Center has more than 40 national board certifications represented throughout the staff:

Certified Emergency Nurse
Diana Crook
Kathy Pitts
Tami Fairbanks
Ann Mills
Amber Clark

Oncology Certified Nurse
Leann Nunnikhoven
Mary Jo VanRoekel

Cardiac Vascular Nurse
Liz Gates
Linda Groenendyk

Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant
Carrie Kelderman
Karen Westercamp
Kim Jenkins
Pam Wolvers

Certified Nurse, Operating Room
Ramona Van Dusseldorp
Karissa DeBruin
Nicole Yoder
Peggie VanDusseldorp
Caryn Van Hemert
Diane McCombs
Deb Davis

Certified Pediatric Nurse
Tracey Hall
Amber Clark

National Certification Board for Diabetes Education
Michelle Webster

Trained Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner
Lindsay Sinnott
Trena Septer
Beth Van Maaner
Erica Marvelli
Rachel Freeman
Jody Van Veen

Certified Registered Nurse Infusion
Leann Nunnikhoven
Mary Jo VanRoekel

Certified Wound Specialist
Lori Van Hal

Health Coaching
Emily Norton
Mary Jo Van Roekel

Certified Critical Care Nurse
Scott Roose

Certified Ostomy Care
Lori Van Hal

Certified OASIS Specialist
Erica Marvelli
Lance Nieuwsma
Sheila Burgey

Certified Obstetrics Nurse
Kathy Strange

Certified APA
Kari Aalbers

Infection Prevention
Jen Weidenaar

Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse
Mary McCammant