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Media Contact: Tom Grant

Published on August 11, 2003

Press Release

Helen Cole Joins Top Nursing Leadership at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

Rockville, MD - Helen Cole, RN, M.Ed. has been named Associate Vice President/ Nursing Operations at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital. Most recently, Cole served as an Executive Director in the Inova Health System, where she was responsible for the professional and clinical direction of nursing in all business units of the agency.

Cole has more than 20 years experience in nursing and management, as well as experience as a Systems Resource Consultant. Cole received her associate's degree in nursing in 1982, and her bachelor's degree in organizational management and human resources in 1996. She completed her master's degree in education in 2000. Cole will provide leadership in the areas of daily operations, education, quality improvement, leadership development financial and project management for Shady Grove Adventist Hospital.

"Helen brings to our organization extensive experience in clinical information systems as well as personnel and organization development," said Deborah A. Yancer, President of Shady Grove Adventist Hospital. "We are pleased to have Helen join our top nursing leadership team."

Located in Rockville, Maryland, Shady Grove Adventist Hospital has 274 licensed beds and employs approximately 1,800 people. The hospital provides an array of health care services including emergency medicine, pediatrics, neonatal intensive care, maternity and high-risk maternity services, cardiology, orthopedics, oncology and many others.

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