SEARHC Hires New Chief Nursing Officer
SITKA, January 08, 2014 – The SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) is pleased to welcome new Chief Nursing Officer, Brad Langdorf. His official first day will be January 13, 2014. His responsibilities will include direct administration of Nursing Services at Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital, leading the Nursing Executive Council and consulting on practice, program development, quality management and budget for Mt. Edgecumbe Nursing Services. His role is critical to both patient care and patient safety.
Mr. Langdorf holds a Bachelor Degree in Nursing and is currently working on his Master’s in Health Care Administration. He is skilled in wearing multiple hats, being hands-on, and mentoring staff and managers in small to mid-sized organizations. With has over twenty five years of healthcare experience in not-for-profit and for profit hospitals he has progressed in his career from an emergency room nurse to a director, to the CNO position.
Brad served as CNO for over four years with LifePoint Hospitals in 50-bed and 89-bed hospitals. In his last role as CNO with Lander Regional Hospital in Wyoming, he provided care for the local Native American population and worked with Indian Health Services in the region.
Brad is looking forward to living and working in Sitka and SEARHC looks forward to all he will bring to the organization.