Tuesday, December 03, 2013
MetroHealth Nurse Named an “Ohio Nurse of the Year” by March of Dimes
(Cleveland) – The March of Dimes honored Rosanne Radziewicz, RN, Department of Behavioral Health, The MetroHealth System, as one of the state’s best nurses at their first annual Ohio Nurse of the Year Awards event.
The March of Dimes Nurse of the Year selection committee reviewed hundreds of applications across 18 defined categories, ranging from advanced practice to women’s health, to select 16 exceptional Ohio nurses. The nurses were recognized for creating awareness of professional excellence and promoting the future of the nursing profession.
According to the American Nurses Credentialing Center, MetroHealth is in the top seven percent of all hospitals nationwide for nursing excellence. “I feel privileged to be considered among the state’s best nurses,” said Rosanne. “It is wonderful to be honored for my work at a health system that is so well known for its dedication to nursing excellence.”
Rosanne received her award at a ceremony on November 2, 2014, at the Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel. To see the full list of winners and finalists, visit https://www.marchofdimes.com/ohio/events/events_10800.html.
About The MetroHealth System
The MetroHealth System is a public health system committed to providing health care to everyone in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, and improving the health of the community overall. Its 6,000 employees deliver care to everyone at its main campus, just west of downtown Cleveland, and at 16 community health centers. MetroHealth is home to Cuyahoga County’s only Adult Level I Trauma Center and Comprehensive Burn Care Center. In the past year, MetroHealth provided more than one million patient visits in its hospital and community health centers.
MetroHealth is also an academic medical center committed to teaching and research; each of its active physicians holds a faculty appointment at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. MetroHealth has earned Magnet status, which places it in the top seven percent of all hospitals nationwide for nursing excellence.
MetroHealth’s mission is “Leading the way to a healthier you and a healthier community through service, teaching, discovery and teamwork." For more information, visit www.metrohealth.org.