PATERSON, NJ [September 11, 2012] – St. Joseph' s Healthcare System (SJHS) is proud to announce that Kathleen Dunn, MSN, RN, APN, C, St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center (resident of Kinnelon), was selected as the recipient of a New Jersey Healthcare Recruiters Association (NJAHR) sponsored scholarship. The scholarship, in the amount of $1,000, is for a Registered Nurse pursuing an Advanced Degree in Nursing. Kathleen (second from left), an employee of SJHS since July 2005, is enrolled in the Doctorate of Nurse Practitioners program at Fairleigh Dickinson University where her research focus is HIV/AIDS. Kathleen is committed to her profession and the community, and volunteers in various programs. She is a mentor to other nurses and has led various performance improvement projects.
Kathleen was congratulated by (left to right) Nancy Hill, BA, PHR, Nurse Recruiter, SJHS (member of the NJAHR); Robert Amoruso, MD, Chairman, Department of Medicine, St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center; and Maria Brennan, MSN, RN, CPHQ, Chief Nursing Officer, SJHS, and Vice President, Patient Care Services, St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center.