NASHVILLE, Tenn., (June 6, 2012) – TriStar Centennial Medical Center is proud to announce Patti Moser, RN, MPH, BSN, OCN®, as the new administrator of the Sarah Cannon Cancer Center. She also serves as chief operating officer.
“Patti has a breadth of experience in comprehensive oncology service programs that will benefit patients, staff and employees alike at TriStar Centennial,” said Micki Slingerland, chief operating officer of TriStar Centennial. “We are excited to gain her 31 years of experience that are sure to positively enhance services in our community-based oncology program.”
Moser most recently served as service line director for oncology services and director of outreach and prevention at Via Christi Hospitals in Wichita, Kansas. In addition to experience with in-patient and out-patient care units, Moser has worked in the clinical areas of oncology, medical-surgical, endoscopy, and staff development. She led teams in community wellness programs and oncology service line development. She has managed a Bone Marrow Transplant, Radiation Therapy CyberKnife program, and recently led a 40,000-square-foot building project creating a 40-bed medical and surgical oncology unit, including Ambulatory Infusion and Integrative Therapy Services.
She received her Master of Public Health degree in 2003 from California College for Health Sciences in National City, Calif. She is one of 28,000 oncology certified nurses, as granted by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation, to assure the delivery of quality care in adult oncology nursing. Moser has served on local boards of Susan G Komen Race for the Cure, Oncology Nursing Society and the division board of the American Cancer Society.
In her new role, Moser assumes overall responsibility for the direction and operation of TriStar Centennial Sarah Cannon Cancer Center and will be a member of the TriStar Centennial administrative team.
Celebrating 44 years of providing quality healthcare to Nashville, Middle Tennessee and the surrounding region, TriStar Centennial Medical Center is a 657-bed comprehensive facility offering medical and surgical programs including behavioral health, 24-hour emergency, heart and vascular, imaging, neurosciences, oncology, orthopaedics, pediatrics, rehabilitation, sleep disorder, and women’s services. An affiliate of TriStar Health, TriStar Centennial Medical Center 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. The new TriStar Emergency Room at Spring Hill will provide 24-hour emergency care for nearby Spring Hill, Tenn., and surrounding communities when it opens in 2013. For more information about the services offered and health plans accepted by TriStar Centennial Medical Center or TriStar Health System, call TriStar MedLine at (615) 342-1919 or (800) 242-5662, or visit TriStarHealth.com and choose TriStar Centennial Medical Center. TriStar Centennial Medical Center is located at 2300 Patterson Street in Nashville.