Category: President’s Message

President’s Message – January 2014

Happy New Year! Was anyone else totally caught off guard by the passing of 2013? A new year always gives us a great opportunity for fresh starts and trying something new. If you haven’t been a regular attendee of our monthly chapter meetings, add this to your other resolutions. We’ll be meeting at Exempla Lutheran …

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President’s Message – November 2013

President’s Message November 2013 The DAORN season kicked off with an action-packed meeting Oct. 10th.  I’d like to thank Exempla St. Joseph’s Hospital, with a special shout-out to Kim Caesar and Mary Shepler, for serving as gracious hosts, and for Drs. Mark Ammons and Will Anderson for their very informative and entertaining presentation on Transfemoral …

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October 2013 – President Message

DAORN October 2013 e-missive What a fall we’ve had! The weather has bounced back to more of what we consider “normal”.  After cancelling last month’s meeting, we will meet Oct. 10 at Exempla St. Joseph’s Hospital. Free parking is available. Dinner will be served in the Russell Pavilion, located on 20th St. between Franklin and …

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September 2013

September e-missive The kids are back in school, the days are supposed to be getting cooler (it’s certainly staying dark longer), and the Rockies aren’t in the playoffs again…it must be September and time for our chapter meetings to begin. We’re starting off big, with AORN Headquarters hosting our meeting on Thursday, Sept. 12th, beginning …

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Fall 2013 – President’s Message

DAORN Fall Newsletter President’s Message DAORN promises to continue its tradition as a strong advocate for local perioperative nurses. I am proud to serve as your President for 2013-2014. This year will be one of changes, beginning with a new name for our annual national conference. No longer known as “Congress”, the new name, “Surgical …

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July 2013 – DAORN President’s Message

Hello all and happy pre-4th of July, Your DAORN board and committee chairs have already been hard at work to prepare for an exciting 2013-2014 season (sort of like the Rockies, but with much better pitching). The combined board meeting was hosted by CCI June 24th. There are some great changes in store for members, but …

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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 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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September 2012

September President’s message   We had a great start to another year meeting at Children’s Hospital .  Thank you to Tammy, Karin and Faith for sponsoring the evening and a great meal from ????   Thank  you to everyone that signed up to help on our committees.   The membership voted to donate $1000 to …

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