St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago has named Nina Stur as chief nursing officer and vice president of patient care services. Stur has served as interim chief nursing officer since January and started as a registered nurse at St. Catherine 37 years ago.
Stur wrote and implemented nursing care plans for patients and was later promoted to director of nursing and nurse clinician in 1990 and then became the hospital’s clinical case manager in 1993. She most recently served as director of case management and associate director of patient care services.
“Nina is a dynamic and well-respected collaborator with extensive knowledge of the patient population, accreditation processes, wellness initiatives and innovative nursing practices,” said Leo Correa, administrator and chief executive officer.
Stur has also managed a wellness program for East Chicago steelworkers.