First Claxton-Hepurn Nurses4Nurses scholarship awarded to Ogdensburg hospital staffer
Awarding Bjork her scholarship is Jamieka Rowe, RN, clinical coordinator, Roberta Taylor, RN, nurse manager, Lori Gilbert Smiley, RN, Alicia Clifford, RN, clinical coordinator and Lindsey Reynolds, RN.OGDENSBURG --- An anonymous nurse on Claxton-Hepburn's medical surgical unit has founded a scholarship program coined "Nurses4Nurses."
The purpose of the program is for nurses to help other nurses pursue a higher level of education in the field of nursing.
Kerri Bjork, LPN, on the medical surgical unit is the first recipient of the scholarship.
Bjork has worked at Claxton-Hepburn for 15 years. She is currently attending SUNY Canton to obtain her associates degree in nursing.