Linda Presby, RN
Earns Medical/Surgical Nursing Certification
Western Maine Health Vice President of Clinical Services, M. Patricia Cook, RN, MBA, EdD, is pleased to announce that Stephens Memorial Hospital (SMH) Registered Nurse Linda Presby has successfully taken and passed her Medical/Surgical Certification.
The Medical/Surgical Nursing Certification is accredited through the American Nursing Credentialing Center (ANCC) which is a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association (ANA). This rigorous program required Linda to meet several requirements and pass a certification exam.
Linda has been a staff nurse at Stephens Memorial Hospital since 2010. Linda is dedicated to providing the best patient care possible and understands the importance of continuing to grow and learn throughout her career. In order to pass this exam Linda was required to take a 16 week course to prepare to sit for the exam. Many hours were spent studying the vast areas of knowledge required to be successful in obtaining certification.