Professional life


I would like to congratulate Michael Leraris, CVT, RCIS, who obtained his RCIS this month after more than 20 years in the cardiac cath lab.

—Miranda Leraris, RCIS

Congratulations to Tom Worm, RCIS, cardiovascular technologist at Froedtert Health, Milwaukee, WI. “You’ve got it all, Tom — the Experience AND the Certification. We’re so proud of you!” 

—Submitted by the Froedtert Health Cath Lab Team

I would like to congratulate Janine Ramage, CRPT, RCIS, Cheyenne Regional Heart and Vascular Institute – Cheyenne, Wyoming, who just obtained her RCIS just this month.

Bill Ramage, CRPT, RCIS, also accomplished his certification this year.

We are so fortunate to have these dynamic individuals working in our cardiac department. They both add a tremendous amount of knowledge and support to the department.

—Sent in by Ann Fournier

Congratulations to more team members who have achieved the RCIS certification. We at Northside Hospital Cherokee in Canton, Georgia, are so very proud of our RCIS-certified team. Newly RCIS certified:  Kim Whelan, RN, CCRN, RCIS, Amy Powers, RN, RCIS, and Dawn Stokes, RN, RCIS.  


—Sent in by Angela Edgar, RN, MS, CCRN-CMC, RCIS, Manager, Cardiology Services

Congratulations to the RCIS completers for Spokane Community College, Spokane, Washington, Class of 2013!

  • Ayla Bosse, RCIS
  • Jory Carnahan, RCIS
  • Dale Cuilla, RCIS
  • Alex Dashkel, RCIS
  • Kami Dirk, RCIS
  • Tyler Ferguson, RCIS
  • Danene Flower, RCIS
  • Jesse Flugel, RCIS
  • Christina Griffin, RCIS
  • Tonya Lucki, RCIS
  • Cody McComas, RCIS
  • Mark Mondeck, RCIS
  • Michael Schweer, RCIS
  • Kristen Scott, RCIS
  • Debra Silver, RCIS
  • Andrey Sirotinskiy, RCIS
  • Katie Smith, RCIS
  • Henry Snow, RCIS
  • Tyler Sprinkle, RCIS
  • Christine Stevens, RCIS
  • Nicole Walker, RCIS