An outstanding ventricular assist device (VAD) coordinator will be recognized and awarded the Sherri Ann Wissman Memorial Excellence Award during the 2022 Advances in Quality & Outcomes: A Data Managers Meeting, October 26-28, in Providence, Rhode Island. This award is presented in memory of longtime Intermacs VAD Coordinator Sherri Ann Wissman, who passed away in 2016.
The recipient of this award must be a VAD coordinator who demonstrates the following:
- Loyalty and dependability
- Helpfulness to fellow employees and patients
- Contribution to the overall quality of life of VAD patients
Nominations for the award are due by Friday, September 30, 2022. If you have any questions, contact Kathryn Hollifield, STS National Database Manager, Intermacs/Pedimacs.