Mary Vuccola, a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) student, was named the director of acute care at Lock Haven Hospital in Pennsylvania in December 2012. She previously spent eight years at Jersey Shore Hospital serving in a variety of nursing and supervision roles.
Robert McWhirt, a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) student, was named the chief nursing officer at Augusta Health in Fishersville, Va., in November. Prior to his promotion, he served as a nurse in the hospital’s emergency department and progressive care unit. He has extensive experiences in nursing and administrative positions.
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