Spring planting advice

J.D. Boone, owner of Dothan Nurseries, spoke to members of SAMC’s Senior Discovery Program recently. His topic was, “Getting Ready for Spring Planting” at the 2nd Cup of Coffee meeting on Jan. 13. 2nd Cup of Coffee is held the second 17512ndCupOfCoffee310x192Wednesday of each month in the Terrace Cafeteria from 9:30-11 a.m.

NeuroSpine nurses receive advanced credentials

Shannon Elkins, RN, and Jillian Railey, RN, clinical nurse specialists at NeuroSpine, have earned Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse (CNRN) credentials through the American Board of Neuroscience Nursing.

Hand receives certification

Molly Hand, RD, LD, CDE, achieved Certified Diabetes Educator® (CDE®) status by successfully completing the Certification Examination for Diabetes Educators. This certification 1215MollyHand310x192demonstrates to people with diabetes and employers that Hand possesses distinct and specialized knowledge, thereby promoting quality of care for diabetes.

Hand has been employed in the Diabetes Treatment Center since July 2012. She is responsible for conducting inpatient and outpatient diabetes education including individual meal planning, group diabetes management classes, gestational diabetes instruction and pre-diabetes classes.