Administrator/CNO, St.Vincent Salem Hospital
Dana began her healthcare career as a registered nurse at Norton Hospital in Louisville, KY. She became manager of Outpatient and Chemotherapy Clinics at Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital in Louisville before coming to St.Vincent Salem Hospital (then Washington County Memorial Hospital) to serve as director of Quality & Risk Management in 2007. Since then, Dana has held the position of chief nursing officer & Quality Review at St.Vincent Salem, and interim chief clinical officer at St.Vincent Dunn Hospital in Bedford, IN. She was named administrator/CNO at St.Vincent Salem Hospital on June 30, 2013.
As administrator of St.Vincent Salem Hospital, Dana is responsible for all aspects of nursing, patient care, operations, finances, physician relations, strategic planning, clinical program development, and works with community members/leaders throughout Washington County. In addition, she participates in St.Vincent Health Southern Indiana regional operations efforts, which include St.Vincent Jennings Hospital in North Vernon and St.Vincent Dunn Hospital.
Dana earned her bachelor's degree in Nursing from Indiana University Southeast and her master's degree in Business Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University.