Sr. Mary Shimo speaks of the wonderful opportunities she has had as a Sister of Bon Secours, both in terms of the education she has gotten and the experiences she has had.
“No one could have anticipated all the things I have done from nursing to being a chaplain to running a hospital gift shop for six years. It has been a journey of surprises with so many places and directions I never would have thought to go,” says Sr. Mary.
For the past 12 years, she has coordinated the volunteers-student programs at Bon Secours Baltimore Health System. This involves overseeing the volunteer program and the affiliations with area schools as part of the hospital’s student clinical internship program. “One of the things I really like about working in a hospital is that I still have the opportunity to use my chaplaincy skills in many ways,” she says.
Sr. Mary Shimo entered the Congregation of Bon Secours in 1962 … continue reading…