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Heather Carlino, MSN, CRNP Named “Healthcare Hero 2019”

Main Line Today’s Healthcare Heroes honors healthcare professionals making a difference in the health of their communities. 24 healthcare professionals were selected this year for positively impacting the quality of care in Philadelphia’s western suburbs.

For those interested in attending the special award celebration and networking event please RSVP. The ceremony evening will be at the Desmond Hotel, tickets are $35.00 on May 15, 2019 at 5:30pm.

To reserve your seat, visit: Healthcare Heroes 2019

By day, Heather Carlino is a clinical lecturer at Penn’s pediatric acute care nurse practitioner program. Her other passion is Spring Brook Farm, a West Chester-based nonprofit that provides animal therapy and other activities for kids ages 6-12 with autism, cerebral palsy, Down Syndrome and other special needs. Carlino serves as vice president of Spring Brook Farm’s board of directors, and her nursing know-how powers its Camp Geronimo. “The animal-human bond is amazing and inspiring,” Carlino says. “When you put a bunny in someone’s lap who can’t talk to you and their whole face lights up, you know they’ve made a connection and felt joy.”


Healthcare Hero 2019