We are pleased to announce that Meghan Aldrich, DNP, RN, CPNP, has accepted the role of Chief Nursing Officer for Specialty Medical Surgical (SMS) group. Reporting to Ralph Pennino, MD, FACS, Meghan will join the CNO council to broaden nursing oversight in the specialty ambulatory care arena. In this expanding role, she will begin with a system-wide focus on obstetrics and gynecology, cardiology, and ophthalmology with the phased engagement of additional service lines over time.
Meghan has been with RRH since 2008 and is currently serving as the Director of Nursing for Emergency Medicine and Radiology at Rochester General Hospital. She is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with clinical experience in acute and critical care pediatrics. Recruitment is underway to fill the director role vacated by Meghan’s transition to her new position.