Methodist Hospitals appoints CNO 

Dec 05
2008

Methodist Hospitals is pleased to announce the appointment of Michele (Shelly) M. Major, MS as Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) of The Methodist Hospitals, Inc.  The effective date of her employment will be November 3, 2008.

Shelly brings to Methodist Hospitals 28 years of managing nursing and non-nursing operations.  She has a breadth and depth of nursing leadership that will enhance our collective ability to launch a focused strategic direction towards a sustainable future. She has focused much of her career on driving improved patient care through active leadership around quality, patient satisfaction and nursing satisfaction improvement initiatives. 

She most recently was the Chief Nursing Officer of The Community Hospital in Munster.  During her career she has held leadership positions with healthcare systems and University settings, including:

  • Faculty – College of Nursing and Health Professions at Lewis University in Romeoville, IL
  • Faculty – Graduate School of Nursing at University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Chief Nursing Officer - Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
  • Director of Care Management  - Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL
  • Executive Director - Silver Cross Hospital, Joliet, IL
  • Manager, Health Resources – Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago

Shelly obtained her education at the following institutions:

  • Currently Enrolled in the MBA Program, Lewis University – Romeoville, IL
  • MS, Nursing Administration – Northwestern University
  • BSN – Northwestern University

For More Information:
Amber Raza
Marketing and Corporate Communications
P: 219.886.4474
F: 219.886.4592
E: araza@methodisthospitals.org

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