Jennie Stuart Medical Center has announced the hiring of a new nursing leader in the critical care unit.
A news release from the hospital says registered nurse Donna Milauskas is the new director of nursing for Critical Care and now oversees the Intensive Care Unit, Telemetry and the Progressive Care Unit.
She was promoted from nurse manager in the Progressive Care Unit, which she had been doing during the last two years of her 15 year tenure at Jennie Stuart.
Officials at the hospital say she has worked in nursing for 20 years and helped implement the cardiac rehabilitation program at Jennie Stuart. She has been chair and co-chair of the American Heart Association’s Heart Walk and is a member of the American Cancer Society, the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and the Kentucky Organization of Nursing Leadership.