Longtime Lockport Nurse Honored With Annual Distinction Award

Eastern Niagara Hospital of Lockport put out a release today, celebrating the life and achievements of Registered Nurse Shelley Jakubec:

“Congratulations to Shelley Jakubec, RN, Eastern Niagara Hospital’s Nurse of Distinction Nominee for 2020. Shelley has been a nurse at ENH since 1987 and currently serves in the Intensive Care Unit.

“She was honored for this award because of her clinical expertise, compassionate care, and her efforts to always stay informed about the latest research and journals related to ICU nursing. Shelley consistently focuses on following best practices and her colleagues note that she is an excellent critical thinker. She works hard to find solutions on behalf of her patients.

“As a leader, Shelley serves as an example and mentor to many other nurses. She provides excellent orientations and preceptorships for new ICU staff, while her knowledge and dedication serve as models for all who provide patient care. Shelley is extremely compassionate with her patients and very considerate toward family members and loved ones who have questions and concerns.

“This well-deserved award is further demonstration of Shelley’s commitment to the nursing profession and Eastern Niagara Hospital. Congrats and thank you!”