Elias Education Fund 2017 Award Winners

August 7, 2017

The Ellenville Regional Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Elias Education Fund awards to two employees of Ellenville Regional Hospital. The winners are as follows:

Deb Perry

Photo by Debbie Briggs: Deb Perry, RN—Award Recipient

Deb Perry, RN: awarded funds to assist her in earning an ANCC Gerontological Nursing certificate.

Phil Tiernan, RN, Case Manager: awarded funds to assist him in taking a Spanish for Medical Providers course.

Hon. Ronald Elias was a long-term Ellenville Regional Hospital Board Member. His wife Fran and his family established the Elias Education Fund in his memory to aide in the hospital’s mission of providing quality healthcare in Ellenville and the surrounding communities. This was the sixth year that the awards were given to hospital employees.

Steve Kelley, Fran Elias, Phil Tiernan

Photo by Debbie Briggs: Multiple person photo, from left:
Steve Kelley— ERH President & CEO
Fran Elias—Elias Family
Phil Tiernan, RN—Award Recipient