Fallen triathlete recovers

Among Franciscan St. Margaret Health-Hammond medical staff members who assisted the recovery of triathlete John Babista are Eric Cook, D.O., (back row, right), who was Babista’s Emergency Department physician; and (front row, from left): Intensive Care Unit members Melissa Pietraszak, critical care clinical nurse specialist; Phyllis Malo, palliative care registered nurse; and registered nurses Melissa Putman, Margaret Garastik and Katie Cleveland. Also (back row, from left): Aisha Hushaw, patient care technician; registered nurse Erin Keith, manager of the Intensive Care and Cardiovascular units; registered nurse Brian Elkmann and registered nurse Julie Pruim, peripherally inserted central catheter specialist. Keith also credited nurses (not shown) Nicole Kozel, Gerri Griffith and Theresa Bell-Strayer, as well as numerous other staff members.

August 05, 2013 10:00 pm  • 
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