Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital Names Chief Nursing and Operations Executive

May 22, 2015

West Bloomfield - Karen Harris, MSN, RN, WHNP-BC, has been promoted to chief nursing and operations executive, Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital.

“Karen has a passion for patient care, balanced with an understanding of business processes,” says Lynn Torossian, CEO of Henry Ford West Bloomfield. “She has taken on additional operational leadership in the past year.”

Harris has been at Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital for nearly seven years in various nursing leadership positions, and played a key role in the opening of the hospital in 2009.

Her most recent position has been vice president of Patient Care Services and chief nursing officer.

She is also president of the national Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses.

Harris is the recipient of several awards, including the Nightingale Award in Education and Research by Oakland University.

Sally Ann Brown
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