Boris Vink, RN Receives " Achieving Clinical Excellence Award" At St. Joseph's Wayne Hospital
...BORIS VINK, RN RECEIVES "ACHIEVING CLINICAL EXCELLENCE AWARD" AT ST. JOSEPH'S WAYNE HOSPITALBoris Vink, RN, received the Achieving Clinical Excellence Award, the highest honor given to a member of the nursing staff at St. Joseph's Wayne Hospital at the recent Nurses' Day celebration. Mr Vink was recognized for his outstanding clinical practice, devotion to his patients and willingness to mentor and assist his colleagues.A nurse on the Telemetry/Progressive Care Unit, Mr. Vink has been a member of the SJW Nursing Staff for two years.As a member of the Nursing Practice Council, he initiated a Practice Council bulletin to assure that staff are aware of the Council's work and actively seeks their suggestions.
A native of Russia, Mr. Vink
experience in learning English and becoming familiar with American culture and traditions to help patients."I try to use my cross-cultural knowledge to help find a common language with patients from different nationalities and cultures.I try to put myself in the patient's shoes and make the hospital experience as smooth as possible."Mr. Vink is shown at the Awards Ceremony with Linda Bowersox, RN, Vice President of Patient Care Services.