Lesia Hatlestad

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President’s Message – February 2017

Greetings DAORN Members,   Thank you to those who attended our January Meeting at St. Anthony’s in person and via Ready Talk.  Special thanks to the St. Anthony’s team for our venue and dinner. We had a great presentation related to patient warming from our 3M partners.  Thank you Patricia Devens.   Our business meeting …

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President’s Message – January 2017

Happy New Year DAORN Members! I hope that you all had time to enjoy your holidays with family and friends.  For those of you who were working and caring for patients during the holidays, an extra thank you for your time and caring. The start of the new year brings changes for our country , …

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President’s Message – November 2016

November President’s Message I hope that all of you have been enjoying our amazing autumn weather. November has arrived and of course we know that Thanksgiving will be here before you know it!  I would like to follow with the theme of “Thankfulness” and first off thank Julie Mower and CCI staff as well as …

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President’s Message – September 2016

As our year begins in earnest with DAORN, I would like to encourage each of you to not lose sight of our goal when caring for the surgical patient. The upcoming theme for the 2017 AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo is titled The Power of You.  As I plan for our coming year I’d …

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Chapter Meeting – November 13, 2014

Thursday – November 13, 2014 (Call-in: 1-866-740-1260; Access Code: 5177749) HAPPY PERIOPERATIVE WEEK!!!! Donations for Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament in remembrance of our Virginia Rogge to be initiated @ this meeting. Swedish Medical Center 5:30-6:00 Dinner & Networking 6:00-6:30 Business Meeting 6:45-7:45 Education Session

May President’s Message

It is hard to believe that another year of DAORN draws to an end and it is time to install the new officers.   I want to personally thank the nominating committee for their VERY hard work.  It is a difficult task.  They did a marvelous job of presenting the list of what we needed, …

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December President’s message

A very Happy New Year to everyone.  I hope you had a wonderful holiday season.   It is almost time for our January meeting.  We meet January 10th at Swedish Medical Center.   A reminder to our delegates for Congress this year; you need to complete the registration form and bring it to the meeting.  …

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president’s message

I want to let you know that we are not meeting at the usual location at PSLMC.  We will be in the bluebird/hummingbird rooms on the Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children side of the facility.  The best way to enter is the entrance off of High Street.  Contact me if you are planning on attending …

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President’s message October 2012

An update for all of our members on some activity I am working on as your president.  Some of you have already received an e-mail from me in an effort to reach all of our 456 members.  I am almost half way through the list and have had a few responses.  The next step will …

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May President’s Message

Thank you to North Suburban Medical Center and Phil and Nancy for hosting the April meeting.  Great turnout!  Also thanks to Ansell for sponsoring the dinner and for sponsoring the speaker. Election results of new officers and board members were announced.  Congratulations to Julie Mower (President-Elect); Julie Martin (Secretary); Board of Directors (Cathy Andrews, and …

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