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Quality Begins With Our Staff Members


Even the most advanced medical equipment is useless without knowledgeable professionals to use it. At Deaconess, we pride ourselves in having both - advanced technology and a highly skilled medical staff ready to apply it.

Countless Deaconess employees pursue advanced training, beyond the requirements of most hospitals. A partial list of advanced training credentials follows.

Advanced Nursing Specialty Certifications

Arrow PicCertified Gastroenterology Registered Nurse Arrow PicCertified Case Manager
Arrow PicCertified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse Arrow PicCertified Emergency Nurse
Arrow PicCertified Neurologic Registered Nurse Arrow PicRegistered Nurse Board Certified
Arrow PicCertified Occupational Health Nurse Arrow PicCertified Ostomy Care Nurse
Arrow PicCertified Operating Room Nurse Arrow PicClinical Nurse Specialist
Arrow PicCertified Post Anesthesia Nurse Arrow PicCertified Wound Services Nurse
Arrow PicCertified Registered Nurse Infusion Arrow PicCritical Care Registered Nurse
Arrow PicCertified Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Arrow PicOncology Certified Nurse
Arrow PicCertified Flight Registered Nurse Arrow PicOrthopedic Nurse Certified
Arrow PicCertified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse Arrow PicOccupational Health Registered Nurse
Arrow PicCertified Infection Control Nurse  

Other Advanced Professional Credentials

Arrow PicFellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives Arrow PicCertified Case Manager
Arrow PicCertified Occupational Health Case Manager Arrow PicCertified Diabetes Educator
Arrow PicBoard Certified Continuing Education Arrow PicStaff Development Specialist
Arrow PicCertified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management  

Awards & Recognition

Linda White, Deaconess Health System President and CEO
University of Evansville's Delta Sigma Pi Business Leader of the Year

Christina M. Ryan, CEO of The Women’s Hospital
- Appointed to the Advisory Committee on Infant Mortality, a national committee of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
- Spirit of Women, Next Generation of Women's Health Leaders Award
- March of Dimes Nurse Recognition Award
- Gold Award for United Way
- Indiana State Chapter of Multiple Sclerosis Society Recognition Award
- Individual Achievement Award in Health and Social Services, Leadership Evansville