Nursing graduates receive caring awards

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. - Three Slippery Rock University nursing graduates have been selected for Cameos of Caring Awards from the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing. They are Dennis Seth, 2012, Elizabeth Tedesco, 2015 and Debra Lewis, 1982.

Seth works as a nurse at UPMC Hamot; Tedesco is in advanced practice at UPMC Passant and Lewis teaches nursing at Duquesne University.

Pitt presents awards annually to honor exceptional bedside nurses who work in acute care hospitals and nurse educators. Nurses throughout western Pennsylvania nominate theirco-workers who demonstrate excellence in nursing care, serve as advocates for patients and families, and embody the essence of the nursing profession.