ABPANC Advocacy Award Winners and Stories
2015 Recipient of the ABPANC Advocacy Award
ABPANC announced the winner of its annual Advocacy Award for promoting excellence in perianesthesia nursing at the CPAN®/CAPA® Celebration Luncheon at ASPAN National Conference in San Antonio. Gloria Luu, MSN, RN, CPAN, CAPA is the 2015 Advocacy Award winner. She is a charge nurse in the PACU at the Department of Veteran’s Administration, San Francisco, CA.
Gloria was selected from many qualified nominations because of her consistent contributions above and beyond normal job responsibilities that directly impact the quality of patient care. Gloria received a beautiful Lladro Statue of a nurse, framed certificate, and a scholarship to cover her next recertification fee.
ABPANC also awarded Gloria’s unit with a check for $350 to be used for certification fees, continuing education, books or study guides. Mary J. Schacher, her nurse manager, nominated Gloria for the award and received a $100 cash award.
2015 Advocacy Award Winner, Gloria Luu, MSN, RN, CPAN, CAPA