The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Health Care – Denise Tomek

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, March 2019 Denise K. Tomek, R.T. (R)(M)(QM), knew she was destined for a career in health care; it ran in the family. “My grandmother was a nurse and my mother was an EMT in Schuyler,… Continue reading The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Health Care – Denise Tomek

The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Nursing – Lisa Perrin

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, March 2019 Lisa Perrin, BSN, RN, CCRP, chose to pursue a career in health care for the same reason many people do – she wanted to help people. Inspired by her aunt, who was a… Continue reading The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Nursing – Lisa Perrin

The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Nursing – Nicole Blaser

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, February 2019 It was just supposed to be an afterschool job – but it would lead to a career. Nicole Blaser, MSN, RN, was just 15 when she started working in the medical records department… Continue reading The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Nursing – Nicole Blaser

The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Health Care – Cheryl Tira

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, January 2019 Cheryl Tira, director of Information Systems at Columbus Community Hospital (CCH), didn’t set out to have a career in health care. But over the course of her career, she’s worked in three hospitals in… Continue reading The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Health Care – Cheryl Tira

The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Nursing – Sue Deyke

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, December 2018 Sue Deyke’s career in nursing started with a little help from a friend. Like many teenagers, Deyke went to college not really knowing what she wanted to do. She knew she wanted something in math… Continue reading The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Nursing – Sue Deyke

The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Health Care – Julie Baumgart

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, December 2018 Julie Baumgart, PharmD, RP, started working at Columbus Community Hospital (CCH) more than 30 years ago, right after graduating from the University of Nebraska College of Pharmacy. She’s been here ever since. Over the years,… Continue reading The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Health Care – Julie Baumgart

The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Nursing – Kimberly Eisenmann

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, December 2018 For Kimberly Eisenmann, RN, BSN, nursing was an obvious career choice because it combined two of the things she loved. “I just really liked the science of medicine and working with people,” she said. “That’s what got… Continue reading The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Nursing – Kimberly Eisenmann