Stephanie Nelson, R.N., M.S.N., of Aitkin has been promoted to Nursing Director of Cuyuna Regional Medical Center’s Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit and Clinical Education. She will provide leadership, direction and clinical support to nursing staff to promote quality nursing care.
Nelson joined CRMC in July 2017. During her first six months, she worked the night shift in the ICU as a staff Registered Nurse and since January has been the Clinic Nurse Educator and Simulation Lab Coordinator. She also has experience as an Emergency Room Registered Nurse, held a Director of Clinical Services position for a large assisted living facility in Rochester, Minn., and a Director or Nursing position for a skilled nursing facility in Zumbrota, Minn.
Nelson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing and a Master’s degree in Health Care Education from Regis University in Denver, Colo.