Marlton, NJ – Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice has been named a 2017 Hospice Honors recipient…
Marlton, N.J. – Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice recently honored Susan Fisher, RN, nurse manager of on-call and team manager, Florence resident, for 25 years of service to the not-for-profit hospice and palliative care organization at this year’s Winterfest celebration – an annual event recognizing employees and volunteers for their service milestones and dedication to the not-for-profit organization.
“Susan is one of the most experienced, hardworking, skilled and creative people on staff at Samaritan,” said Mary Ann Boccolini, president and CEO of Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice. “Susan works hard to assure the best possible experience for each of our patients and their families. Her genuine sincerity and innate desire to go above and beyond the call of duty for our staff, patients and their families are a testament to her character and have established her as a respected leader among her peers.”
Susan joined Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice as a primary nurse. She has served in a variety of roles during her 25 years at the organization, including lead on-call RN, after hours supervisor, clinical services coordinator and supervisor of the Referral Center and on-call.
“We thank Susan for her tireless commitment and dedicated service to Samaritan these past 25 years. We are proud to recognize her for making a difference in the lives of so many, and we are grateful to count her as part of our Samaritan family” added Boccolini.
Caption: Susan Fisher, RN, Nurse Manager of On-Call and Team Manager with Mary Ann Boccolini, President and CEO of Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice.
About Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice:
Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice is a not-for-profit, non-sectarian, independent organization locally founded in Moorestown, New Jersey in 1980. Samaritan is the regional leader for hospice care, palliative (comfort) medicine, grief support and counseling, end-of-life education, and advocacy. Samaritan serves people in Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Mercer counties who are coping with the stresses of aging, serious illness or grief in their homes, assisted-living, or nursing home communities and through two inpatient hospice centers: The Samaritan Center at Mt. Holly and The Samaritan Center at Voorhees. Two thrift shops, in Westmont and Pitman, support Samaritan services and programs. Samaritan is accredited by The Joint Commission; a member of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO); the Home Care & Hospice Association of New Jersey; and is a four-star-level hospice in NHPCO’s We Honor Veterans program, created in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). For more information, visit www.SamaritanNJ.org.
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