The Christ Hospital Welcomes Two Associate Chief Nursing Officers
The Christ Hospital is pleased to announce Carrie Beckman and Shari Lotspeich will be assuming the roles of Associate Chief Nursing Officers
The Christ Hospital is pleased to announce Carrie Beckman, RN, MBA, CENP and Shari Lotspeich RN, MSN, will be assuming the roles of Associate Chief Nursing Officers (ACNO) beginning today. The two ACNO positions were created by restructuring the Patient Care Services area of the hospital.
Carrie Beckman previously held the position of Executive Clinical Director of Oncology at The Christ Hospital. Prior to that, she was the Director of Imaging and a clinical manager for orthopedics and emergency services at Mercy Health. Carrie has many years of bedside nursing experience, including critical care. She also has extensive training in performance improvement from the Institute of Healthcare Improvement.
Carrie will be responsible for the Heart & Vascular, and Oncology service lines; the Emergency Department (both at Mt. Auburn and the Liberty Medical Center); MICU; SICU; e-ICU; 3 South and 4 South/Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE).
Shari Lotspeich was most recently the CNO of Gateway Rehabilitation Hospital in Northern Kentucky. Prior to that, Shari oversaw system-wide quality improvement for St. Elizabeth. She also has 20+ years of progressive leadership experience at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Shari will be responsible for the Musculoskeletal and Women’s Service Lines; 5 South; Outpatient Clinic; 2 South; Palliative Care; Wound Healing Centers; Diabetes and Endocrine; Behavioral Health; and 2 West Rehab.
“As we grow and adapt to the changing healthcare environment, it is critically important to align our nursing/patient care services structure,” said Julie Holt, Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer, The Christ Hospital Health Network. “To that end, I am happy to announce that Carrie Beckman and Shari Lotspeich will be our new Associate Chief Nursing Officers. Carrie and Shari will be integral to delivering on our mission of providing exceptional outcomes, the finest patient experiences and affordable care to the community.”
About The Christ Hospital Health Network
The Christ Hospital Health Network is an acute care hospital located in Mt. Auburn with six ambulatory centers and dozens of offices conveniently located throughout the region. More than 1,200 talented physicians and 6,100 dedicated employees support the Network. Its mission is to improve the health of the community and to create patient value by providing exceptional outcomes, the finest experiences, all in an affordable way. The Network has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as the 24th best large employer in the nation in the magazine’s “America’s 500 Best Large Employers” listing and by National Consumer Research as the region’s “Most Preferred Hospital” for more than 22 consecutive years. The Network is dedicated to transforming care by delivering integrated, personalized healthcare through its comprehensive, multi-specialty physician network. The Christ Hospital is among only six percent of hospitals in the nation to be awarded “Magnet” recognition for nursing excellence and among the top five percent of hospitals in the country for patient satisfaction. For more than 125 years, The Christ Hospital has provided compassionate care to those it serves.