Littauer’s Sue Cridland, RN, BSN, recently received the Ellen Burns Award by the Nursing Organization from Fulton, Montgomery and Schenectady counties.
Sue Cridland was celebrated for her commitment to the community and to the field of nursing. She has led Littauer’s HealthLink since its inception 26 years ago. HealthLink is a regional health education center, delivering healthy programming and classes to our community.
Littauer Vice President of Marketing and Communication Cheryl McGrattan said, “Under her guidance, HealthLink has grown to be a trusted resource for preventative health. Literally thousands of people have been touched by her limitless energy and informative classes. Sue is a devotee of prevention, and many have benefited from her special brand of care. Sue is always beyond kind to her patients. Her empathetic counseling leads with clinical excellence and finishes with gentle, but firm guidance.”
Sue currently serves on various councils and community groups, and currently serves on the board of Catholic Charities.
Sue Cridland’s career includes these milestones:
• 32 years of service to Nathan Littauer Hospital
• 25 years of service to HealthLink
• 179,658 HealthLink attendees from 1989 to 2013
• 7,368 programs offered since its inception 1989 to 2013