Grand Island -- Saint Francis Medical Center's Barb Nickel, APRN-CNS, NP-C, CCRN and CRNI, has been selected for the position of chair/nurse planner for the National Council on Education (NCOE).
The NCOE is a volunteer committee that serves the Infusion Nurses Society (INS).
The committee is charged with the design and facilitation of educational programming for INS involving its spring and fall national conferences.
Nickel, a clinical nurse specialist at Saint Francis, has been a member of NCOE for the past three years. She has also had a poster presentation accepted for INS' annual convention and industrial exhibition in Charlotte, N.C., in May, called "Gravity Flow in a Culture of Patient Safety."