People on the move 10/16/06

Monday, October 16, 2006

Nursing officer named a distinguished graduate

Karen Crites Hendrickson, Southeast Missouri Hospital's vice president and chief nursing officer, has been named to the Barnes-Jewish College of Nursing Distinguished Graduate Honor Roll. In 1994, she received the Barnes Outstanding Alumnus Award. Hendrickson received her nursing diploma from the Barnes Hospital School of Nursing in St. Louis. Hendrickson was the founder of the Cape Girardeau Area Career and Technology Center's School of Practical Nursing and played major roles in Southeast Missouri Hospital establishing its College of Nursing and Health Sciences in 1991 and the establishment of an international partnership between the Barnes College of Nursing and a school of nursing in Maastricht, Holland.

-- From staff reports

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