April 17, 2014 - Chicago, IL - Each year, the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) honors Central Service professionals who demonstrate outstanding leadership, knowledge, service, and skill in the CS profession.

Many highly-qualified candidates submitted nominations for the 2014 Awards. Upon careful review by the IAHCSMM Executive Board, we are pleased to announce the following individuals as the 2014 IAHCSMM Award recipients*:

*The official presentation of awards will take place during the 2014 IAHCSMM Annual Conference and Expo, taking place May 4-7, 2014, in Columbus, OH.

EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR

Sheryl Perry Eder, RN, MSN, CNOR, CRCST
SPD Nurse Educator/Training Specialist
Bay Pines Veterans Affairs Healthcare System
Bay Pines, FL

TECHNICIAN ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Grace Williams, CRCST
SPD Coordinator/Team Leader
Gulf Breeze Hospital
Gulf Breeze, FL

CS SUPERVISOR/MANAGER OF THE YEAR

Spencer Duncan, CRCST
Central Sterile Supervisor
Bailey Medical Center
Owasso, OK

GOLDEN SLIPPER AWARD FOR SERVICE EXCELLENCE

Erica Meeks, CRCST
SP Supervisor
Casper Surgical Center
Casper, WY

DECONTAMINATOR OF THE YEAR

Mary Velasco, CRCST
Manager, Surgical Service, SPD & EQC
Henry Ford Macomb Hospital
Clinton Township, MI

CONFIDENCE BUILDER AWARDS

HIMA San Pablo Caguas
Central Supply Department
Caguas, Puerto Rico

Sanford Health, Fargo
Surgical CSPD
Fargo, ND

PURDUE UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

Central Service Technician Training Course
Julie Helderman
Good Samaritan Hospital
Vincennes, IN

Central Service Management/Supervisor Course
Amatullah Karriem-Campbell
CarePoint Health/Christ Hospital
Jersey City, NJ

CHAPTERS OF THE YEAR

Large Chapter

Massachusetts Chapter for Central Service Professionals

Small Chapter

Ohio Buckeye Central Service Association

pdfClick here for the 2014 Awards Winner Listings.

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