Champion Excellence Grant | Allen Hospital, Waterloo IA

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Champion Excellence Grant Program

The Champion Excellence grant program funds professional development opportunities for UnityPoint Health – Allen Hospital team members seeking to further our mission, vision and FOCUS values.

Champion Excellence Grant Application  
    


Spring 2018 Recipients

Kim Mueller, Emergency Dept & Tyler Jensen, ICU:
$335 ea.

Trauma Care After Resuscitation
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipients: Kim Mueller, ED & Tyler Jensen, ICU

Tom Eachus, Black Hawk-Grundy Mental Health Center:
$5,200

Behavioral Health Consultant Training
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Tom Eachus, BHGMHC

Emily Hazen, Surgery:  $395

CNOR Certification Exam
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Emily Hazen, Surgery

Cassie McBride, Emergency Dept:  $4,191.60

ENA — Emergency Nursing Orientation 2.0
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Cassie McBride, Emergency Dept

Melanie Smith, 2-Heart:  $1,050

The Ripple Effect: A Donate Life Conference
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Melanie Smith, 2-Heart

Andrea Johnson, Cardiopulmonary: $1,303

Stroke Certification Conference
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Andrea Johnson, Cardiopulmonary

Michelle Heine, Infection Prevention: $250

Association for Professionals in Infection Control & Epidemiology's Annual Conference
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Michelle Heine, Infection Prevention

Brent Rairdin, Spiritual Care: $2,602

Association of Professional Chaplains Annual Conference
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Brent Rairidin, Spiritual Care

Kristy Carmody, Allen Women's Health: $480

Postpartum Support International - Maternal Mental Health Webinar Series
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Kristy Carmody, Allen Women's Health

Brooke Olson, Allen Women's Health: $2,845

Healthy Teen Network National Conference
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Brooke Olson, Allen Women's Health
 




Winter 2018 Recipients

Sam Deines & Kendra Richman, Organizational Development:  $5,275

StrengthsFinder Assessments for all UnityPoint Health – Waterloo Leaders
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipients: Sam Deines & Kendra Richman, Organizational Development

Chris Wiedman, Allen Hospital Outpatient Therapy:  $1,322

Vestibular Rehabilitation Certification Program
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Chris Wiedman, Allen Hospital Outpatient Therapy

Julie Wehner, Spiritual Care:  $1,630

The Spiritual Care Association's Chaplaincy Management Training Program
2018 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Julie Wehner, Spiritual Care
 


Fall 2017 Recipients

Tom Eachus, Black Hawk-Grundy Mental Health:  $3,913,41

LGBTQ Mental Health Training
2017 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Tom Eachus, BHGMHC (right)

Amanda Schara, EAP:  $4,200

Critical Incident Stress Management Training
2017 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Amanda Schara, EAP (left)

Laura Woebbeking, Administration / Patient Experience:  $1,400

Press Ganey Conference
2017 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Laura Woebbeking, Patient Experience (left)

Suzanne Starbeck, Allen Birthing Center:  $1,895

Foundation for Best Practice i n Lactation Care
2017 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Suzanne Starbeck, Allen Birthing Center

Beth Nichols, Inpatient Pharmacy:  $3,750

ASHP Foundation - Advanced Pain Management and Palliative Care Traineeship
2017 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Beth Nichols, Inpatient Pharmacy

Warren Bell, Plant Operations: $,1608

Four-Hour Boiler Training Class
2017 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Warren Bell & Plant Operations Crew



Spring 2017 Recipients  

Cheryl Mahoney (for all nursing departments):  $8,124

New Nurse Residency Program
2017 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Cheryl Mahoney, Professional Development

Amber Dibben, Professional Development:  $2,420.75

Preceptor Education Program
2017 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Amber Dibben, Professional Development (right)

Rachel DeWalle, Community Cancer Center:  $2,375

8th Annual Academy of Oncology Nurse and Patient Navigators
2017 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Rachel DeWalle, UnityPoint Health – Allen Hospital Community Cancer Center

Stephanie Scarborough, UnityPoint Clinic OBGYN – Waterloo & Cedar Falls:  $2,250

Certified Lactation Counselor Training Program
2017 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Stephanie Scarborough, UnityPoint Clinic OBGYN – Waterloo & Cedar Falls

Sally Sherwood, Volunteer Services / Project SEARCH:  $1,800

Project SEARCH Annual Conference
2017 Champion Excellence Grant Recipient: Sally Sherwood, Volunteer Services / Project SEARCH