The Auxiliary at Northwest Health – La Porte recently awarded $12,000 in continuing education grants to assist 13 hospital employees in furthering their education.
The mission of the hospital’s Auxiliary is to support Northwest Health – La Porte by providing exceptional volunteer services to assist in making a positive impact on the community they serve by advancing education and healthcare services. The grants are funded by Auxiliary memberships, the Wishing Well Gift Shop and fundraisers held throughout the year.
Recipients of this year’s grants were:
Elaine Bonner, patient sitter; Ashley Brockett, certified medical assistant; Justine Cole, RN; Stephanie Farmer, LPN; Anne Fountaine, charge integrity coordinator; Adriana Guido-Luna, certified medical assistant; Haley Kahn, case management supervisor; Veronica Posey, pharmacist; Dawn Pozen, certified medical assistant; Courtney Purnell, certified medical assistant; Crystal Risner, RN; Kayla Ritenour- Arnett, clinical medical assistance; and Patricia Rowe, customer service representative.
For more information about the Auxiliary at Northwest Health – La Porte, contact l.spain@nwhealthin .com.