Shore Medical Center Honors Guardian Angels

December 16, 2011

On Friday, December 9, 2011, Shore Medical Center and its patients honored more than two dozen nurses, physicians and caregivers for their passion and commitment to quality care during its Guardian Angel Pinning Ceremony.

Bill Elliott, the Executive Director of the Shore Medical Center Foundation, presented 26 caregivers with special Guardian Angel pins to wear in honor of their passionate and exceptional service. The Shore Foundation’s Guardian Angel Program gives patients and family members an opportunity to recognize a special caregiver or caregivers for their commitment to providing outstanding patient care.

Front row (l to r) – Lauren Hurley, RN, of Ventnor; Jessica Dill, RN, of Somers Point; Tina Ellis, RN, of Northfield; Karen Ingemi, RN, of Vineland; Mimi Ikalina, RN, of Somers Point; Kaitlin Becker, RN, of Margate; and Nicole DeCicco, RN, of Egg Harbor Township.

Back row (l to r) – Bill Elliott, Executive Director, Shore Medical Center Foundation; Dr. John McCloskey, of Somers Point; John Perri, autotransfusion technician, of Pleasantville; Patty Attenborough, RN, of Cape May Court House; Dr. Swarna Jayasinghe, of Galloway Township; Althea Santos-Duna, RN, of Egg Harbor Township; Pauline Liepe, nurse’s aide, of Mays Landing; Marguerite Plunkett, nutritionist, of Ocean City; and Deborah Canty, RN, of Pleasantville.

Not pictured: Luke Akerlind, RN, of Galloway Township; Kelly Csaszar, RN, of Dorothy; Connie Eucogcan, RN, of Somers Point; Hillary Grote, clinical supervisor, of Egg Harbor Township; Jacklynn Irwin, RN, of Little Egg Harbor; Amanda Mitchell, RN, of Wildwood; Mark Mullin, RN, of Mays Landing; Dr. Bennett Ojserkis, of Somers Point; Mae Lim Pangilinan, RN, of Somers Point; Dara Parks, OB scrub tech, of Galloway Township; and Paul Sikora, RN, of Egg Harbor Township.