Conemaugh School of Nursing held its graduation ceremony for nursing graduates at the Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Auditorium in June.
Awards were presented to:
Meyer and Sally Bloom Valedictorian Award
William L. Hughes Salutatorian Award and the Conemaugh School of Nursing Alumni Association Spirit of the Pink Cross Award
Faculty, Conemaugh School of Nursing, Communication and Health Teaching Award
Conemaugh Health System Medical Staff Outstanding Student Nurse Award
Lawrence Libengood, III
Sally Jordan Leadership and Management Award
Director, Conemaugh School of Nursing Student Service Award
Boyd Lingenfelter Humanitarian Award
Members of the graduating class are:
Mark Koleszarik, Jr.
Lawrence Lidengood III
About the Conemaugh School of Nursing
The Conemaugh School of Nursing combines innovative teaching methods, scientific knowledge and state-of-the art clinical facilities to prepare students for a challenging and rewarding nursing career. Students receive more than 1,000 hours of clinical experience, most of which is provided at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. The two-year program is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission and approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing.
About Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center (MMC), the flagship hospital of the Conemaugh Health System, is a regional referral hospital known for clinical excellence. Memorial has received HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence award for 2011, 2009, 2008 and 2007, for clinical outcomes which are among the Top 5% in the nation. Memorial’s maternity program recently earned the Distinguished Hospital Excellence Award for the second year in a row. Only two hospitals in the state of Pennsylvania have earned this designation. Learn more at the Conemaugh Health System’s all new website, www.conemaugh.org.
For More Information, Please Contact:
Amy Bradley, Director of Public Affairs
Phone: (814) 534-3121