American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) and American Board for Occupational Health Nurses (ABOHN) Recognize Premise Health Team Members for Commitment to Workplace Health and Safety
Cheryl Strunk, RN, COHN/CM, FAAOHN, vice president of operations, has been selected as this year’s recipient of the UL Stewardship Award for Workplace Health and Safety by the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN). This award recognizes an occupational health nurse who exemplifies the mission of protecting and promoting the wellbeing of workers, ensuring organizational compliance and peace of mind, and driving measurable business improvement.
In addition to her designation, Cheryl was selected as a 2020 Fellow, which recognizes leaders in the field who demonstrate outstanding accomplishments through significant contributions in the areas of clinical practice, education, research, management, or policy.
At Premise, Cheryl is responsible for the strategic oversight of more than 100 onsite health centers, including many that are accredited medical homes by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC), and many occupational health units for various clients. In addition to the oversight of medical services, Cheryl oversees the development and management of a comprehensive health coaching, wellness, and condition management program. She has more than 25 years of occupational health experience and is an active member of the AAOHN, in addition to locally with Susquehanna Valley Association of Pennsylvania Occupational Health Nurses (SVAPOHN), where she has served in various supportive positions over the years.
Margaret “Peg” Hauschildt, RN, COHN-S/CM, has been awarded the Ada Mayo Stewart Excellence in Occupational Health Case Management award by the ABOHN. This prestigious award is presented to the individual who achieved the highest score on the case management certification examination.
Peg currently works on Premise Health’s virtual health team supporting absence management. For the last five years, she was a health center manager for the organization. Peg has more than 20 years of experience as an occupational health nurse in leadership and clinical positions. She is an active member of AAOHN, New Hampshire Association of Occupational Health Nurses (NHAOHN), and the Northeast Occupational Health Association.
Premise recognizes the value in providing educational resources to nurses. As a long-time AAOHN partner, Premise supports the organization’s annual conference by offering continuing education opportunities for nurses nationwide.
For over 50 years, we’ve helped organizations around the globe prioritize workplace health and safety by establishing a program to prevent and respond to work-related injuries and illnesses. Today, Premise delivers occupational health services to more than 280 sites and employs nearly 300 occupational health nurses (OHN) and providers. Learn more about our occupational health services.