O’Connor Nursing Scholarship Presented By Oswego Hospital

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OSWEGO, NY – Oswego Health recently presented its Kathleen O’Connor Scholarship.

O’Connor was a dedicated nurse who began her career in healthcare as an aide.

Through the years, she advanced her career by first becoming a licensed practical nurse and then a registered nurse.

O’Connor Nursing Scholarship Presented
O’Connor Nursing Scholarship Presented

During her employment at Oswego Hospital, she worked in several departments including the former extended care facility, medical surgery and the emergency department.

Patricia Chipman, a licensed practical nurse at Oswego Hospital, will use the $500 scholarship to earn her registered nursing degree at the Crouse School of Nursing.

From the left are: Mary Alice O’Mara, Oswego Health staff development coordinator and scholarship committee member; Chipman, and Valerie Favata, Oswego Hospital associated administrator for nursing.