Winona Begay, Navajo,
RN, BSN, MS, is a specialty nurse and patient care
coordinator at Northern Navajo Medical Center in
Shiprock. As a member of the nurse executive team, case
management and discharge planning are two of her key
MD, juggles many important responsibilities including
caring for aging patients, teaching, doing research,
directing a geriatric education center, and providing
leadership at the national level.
Frances Stout, Tohono O’odham, RN, is playing a key role in a project on the Tohono O’odham nation that brings its elders home to where exemplary care is provided.