After the faux pas, Joy Behar, from The View, made about “nursing” being the talent Miss Colorado, Kelley Johnson, showcased during the Miss America pageant, nurses at Maplewood show support for nurse Johnson.
Back row: Stacy Sis, Raeann Marten, Jennifer Cone, Samantha Wilson, Melani Wheeler, Gloria Gesicki, Joni Blau
Front row: Bree Fourtner, Theresa Brunner, Niki Pearson (There are many other nurses that work at Maplewood. The above nurses were able to break away for a picture.)
As eonline.com printed: The View Co-Hosts Facing Backlash After Mocking Miss America Nurse Monologue: ”Why Does She Have a Doctor’s Stethoscope?”
Of course, Behar misspoke, as a stethoscope isn’t just for doctors—nurses wear them, too—a point that a number of nurses were more than happy to make.
New Director of Nursing at Maplewood
Maplewood is proud to announce Joni Blau as their new Director of Nursing. Blau has been with Maplewood for 17 years and has honed her skills in many areas ranging from nursing to management, making her a natural fit. Maplewood has built a solid reputation as a leader in rehabilitation and skilled nursing. Throughout Blau’s tenure, she has been instrumental in implementing policies and methods behind the quality care provided at Maplewood. Her philosophy is that each person matters, whether it’s a resident or fellow coworker.
Joni Blau, new Director of Nursing at Maplewood, has 17 years of experience and knowledge of Maplewood’s culture – which is a real boon for Maplewood of Sauk Prairie.
Sauk City, Wisconsin (May 3, 2013) – Maplewood of Sauk Prairie, a trusted nursing facility in the local community, is offering the use of LiteGait® equipment in rehabilitation procedures to smoothly facilitate Partial Weight Bearing Gait Therapy. By using the equipment, a Sauk Prairie physical therapist is free to correct the posture, balance, and coordination of patients while they walk.