Citrus Memorial Hospital October 23, 2015

Citrus Memorial Hospital recently announced the appointment of Mary Jo Barnett, RN, MSN, ONC as Director of the Neuro-Telemetry Unit.

"Mary Jo is an accomplished nursing leader with a progressive history of management and leadership experience," said Citrus Memorial CEO Ralph Aleman. "She earned her Associate in Nursing degree from Valencia Community College in Orlando and holds a Master of Science degree in Nursing, Leadership and Management from Walden University. She is excited to return to Central Florida and enthusiastic about her relocation to Inverness."

Barnett comes to Citrus Memorial from Eastside Medical Center, an HCA facility in Snellville, Georgia, where she served as the Administrative Director of the Ortho-Spine Unit and Surgical Services Unit. During her nearly twenty years at Eastside, Mary Jo was recognized for accomplishments in program implementation, patient and staff satisfaction, hands-on leadership, and partnering with every level of the health care team. Her clinical expertise includes certification in Emergency Room Nursing, Orthopedic Nursing, and Rehabilitation Nursing.