Tag Archive: nursing

Cultivating Caregivers: Ongoing learning opportunities fuels nurse’s desire to build career at Madonna
In the News
April 03, 2024

Jackie Krason and her Quality and Risk Management team led Madonna through the unprecedented times of the COVID-19 pandemic. When she was a new nurse nearly two decades ago, she knew she wanted to serve and care for others, but had no idea this was the path she would take. She shares why she loves learning and furthering her career at Madonna in our next Cultivating Caregivers series.

Cultivating Careers: Jeff Kubik, RN, BSN, CRRN
In the News
January 18, 2024

Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals is proud of the longevity of our organization—both how long we’ve served the Lincoln and Omaha communities, as well as the dedication of our staff who have continued Madonna’s mission throughout 20, 30, even 40 years of their career. Many of these staff members will tell you they didn’t expect the trajectory their career took, but they’re grateful for the opportunities to learn and grow at Madonna. Jeff Kubik, RN, BSN, CRRN, Madonna’s Director of Acute Rehabilitation Nursing, sat down for a quick Q&A about his experience.

International nurses make their mark at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals
In the News
March 29, 2023

They say patience is a virtue. Maria Achonwa, RN, and Pattanan Wongdee, RN, are experts. Their employment with Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals was made possible through several years of collaboration between Madonna and an agency that helps international nurses get placed in hospitals in the United States. Though they come from different continents, both women agree Madonna’s Omaha Campus is the perfect place for them to continue their nursing careers.

Father and Son Provide Generations of Care at Madonna
In the News
October 14, 2022

Meet Francisco and Jet Paronable. This dynamic father-son duo provides nursing care to many of Madonna’s patients. You could even say that nursing is in their blood.  “We have at least eight nurses, maybe even more in our family,” Francisco said. “My sister, my brothers-in-law, cousins, uncles, we’re all in the medical field.” Read more about why Francisco and now Jet chose to work at Madonna here: