CRMC appoints new vice president of clinical services

Cherokee Regional Medical Center (CRMC) announces the appointment of Melissa Cunningham, RN, BSN, as the new vice president of clinical services/CNO at Cherokee Regional Medical Center effective July 15.

Cunningham has 12 years of healthcare management and leadership experience with her most recent position being director of Abben Cancer Center, located on the campus of the Spencer Municipal Hospital, for the past nine years. Cunningham also has management experience in fields of home health, hospice and public health. 

Cunningham is a member of the Iowa Organization of Nurse Leaders (IONL) and the American Organization of Nurse Executives. She holds a bachelor of science in nursing from South Dakota State University, Brookings, S.D., and a bachelor of science in philosophy from Minnesota State University-Moorhead, Moorhead, Minn. Prior to earning her RN/BSN, Cunningham worked as social worker in Luverne, Minn., for four years.

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