Nashville, Tenn., (April 6, 2012) – TriStar Centennial Medical Center announces Trudi Lovinski, Registered Nurse and Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality, has been promoted to the position of Vice President of Quality and Risk Management.
Lovinski began her career at Centennial as Director of Quality and Risk Management in August 2000. Since 1987, she has served in director of quality and risk management roles with an emphasis on regulatory compliance. In her new role as vice president of quality and risk management, Lovinski will provide oversight to Centennial’s expanding efforts to reach the top percentile for core measures, eliminate hospital acquired infections, maintain both transparent and exemplary relationships with multiple regulatory and consumer organizations, identify and mitigate exposures for Centennial, and to continue serving as one of Centennial’s preeminent patient advocates.
Lovinski received licensure as a Registered Nurse through Wheeling Hospital School of Nursing, Wheeling, West Va., and a Bachelor’s Degree in Healthcare Administration from the College of St. Francis in Joliet, Ill.
“Trudi brings more than 25 years of experience in responding to quality initiatives,” said F.J. Campbell, M.D., Chief Medical Officer at TriStar Centennial. “These initiatives are significant as they impact and measure the quality of care and services at the Centennial campus.”
TriStar Centennial Medical Center, part of HCA/TriStar Health System, is a 657-bed facility that is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). One of Tennessee’s most complete medical facilities, the hospital campus is home to TriStar Centennial Sarah Cannon Cancer Center, TriStar Centennial Women’s & Children’s, TriStar Centennial Heart & Vascular Center as well as TriStar Centennial Parthenon Pavilion, one of the oldest and largest full-service psychiatric facilities in the region. Round-the-clock care is also available at TriStar Ashland City, a critical access hospital in nearby Cheatham County. To learn more, visit TriStarHealth.com and click on TriStar Centennial Medical Center or call (800) 242-5662.