The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Angie Ramaekers

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, August 2019 Angie Ramaekers, director of volunteer and guest services at Columbus Community Hospital (CCH), hadn’t planned on a career in health care. Her work background was primarily in business before an experience she had… Continue reading The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Angie Ramaekers

The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Shelby Czarnick

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, August 2019 Shelby Czarnick, LICSW, has a background in mental health therapy and program development – both of which have been useful to her in her role as cancer support service specialist at Columbus Community… Continue reading The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Shelby Czarnick

The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Health Care – Elizabeth Alexander

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, May 2019 A drive to do research led Elizabeth Alexander, MT (ASCP) to a career in health care, but chance led her to Columbus Community Hospital (CCH). Alexander has worked at CCH for nearly30 years.… Continue reading The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Health Care – Elizabeth Alexander

The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Health Care – Bernie Hergott

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, April 2019 Bernie Hergott, director of Patient Financial Services at Columbus Community Hospital (CCH), didn’t set out to have a career in health care. She’d considered teaching before she made her way into health care… Continue reading The Importance of Caring: My Journey into Health Care – Bernie Hergott

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 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