2018-2019 Cleveland Medical Center Annual Report

CNO Statement

A look back and a look ahead from Chief Nursing Officer Jason M. Pirtz, MBA, BSN, RN.

Nursing by the Numbers

More than

CMC Nurses
hold professional certifications
of UH Nurses have their BSN or higher
carry a specialty certification


Why I Became a Nurse

Read inspirational stories of the people who strive every day to provide the best in patient-centered care at UH.

Deb’s Story

How a clinical nurse specialist created a multidisciplinary program to meet a growing need.

Supporting The Next Generation of African American Leaders

UH nurses reach out to middle school students through a community service program.

Music in the MICU

An RN shares his love of music with his patients.


Stroke Screenings

UH nurses strive for stroke prevention through the UH Stroke Screening Program.

Grand Rounds

Nursing Grand Rounds is a forum to share clinical expertise, experiences and best practices to improve patient outcomes and enhance the patient experience.


Posters and podium presentations by Fellow Authors.


Posters and podium presentations with Nurse as first presenter.


Nursing Publications.

HIV Prevention

Nurses with UH’s Special Immunology Unit are working hard to educate the community about HIV and HIV prevention.


Hanna House Project

Promoting appropriate antibiotic use for quality of care, successful patient outcomes and reduction of potential adverse consequences.


Learn about nursing research at University Hospitals.



March of Dimes

The Ohio Nurse of the Year awards program, sponsored by March of Dimes, honors nursing excellence and achievements in 25 categories.

Daisy Award

A national award that recognizes extraordinary nursing clinical skills, caring and compassion.

Clinical Excellence Award Winners

Recognizing nurses whose expertise, innovation and compassion represent the best in patient care.

Nursing Excellence Specialty Categories & Winners

Recognizing nurses who have made a significant nursing practice contribution to a specialty area.