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Alaris Health Extends Congratulations on Recent Employee Academic Achievements (Week 4)

In continuing with our weekly installment, Alaris Health is proud to announce the outstanding academic achievements of the following employees:

(Marlene Fortilus, RN)
(Marlene Fortilus, RN)

It is with immense pleasure that we congratulate Marlene Fortilus, who in August of 2017 became an RN with an Associate’s Degree in Nursing from Eastwick College in Ramsey, NJ. Marlene started her journey at Best Care School of Nursing in East Orange, NJ in 2004 where she became a CNA.  Marlene then joined us at Alaris Health at Rochelle Park in 2005 as a CNA. Marlene went back to Best Care School of Nursing from 2008-2009 where she became an LPN. For her Associate’s Degree in Nursing, she started at Essex County College in Newark, NJ from 2010-2012, when she transferred to Eastwick College to finish her degree. She graduated from Eastwick College in 2016 and passed her nursing boards in 2017. Marlene loves her profession and is planning to go back to school to further her education We are incredibly thankful to have Marlene as part of our team!


(Rayanne Franca, RN)
(Rayanne Franca, RN)

We would also like to congratulate Rayanne Franca, who in June of 2017 became an RN. Rayanne received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from the University of Pernambuco in Brazil in 2012.  She is also certified in Basic Life Support from the American Heart Association.  Rayanne started to work at Alaris Health at Belgrove in 2014 as a CNA. She became a QA CNA in 2016.  Rayanne went to CGFNS (Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools) to verify her degree from Brazil and then passed her nursing boards in June of 2017 when she became an RN for us. We are incredibly thankful to have Rayanne as part of our team!



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