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January 1, 2013

Jameson names transitional care unit director

NEW CASTLE — Christine “Chris” Kays has been named the director of nursing of the Transitional Care Unit at Jameson Hospital.

A registered nurse earning a bachelor of science in nursing from Youngstown State University, Chris has experience in progressive cardiac care, critical care, medical intensive care and neuroscience intensive care.

“I am excited to be a part of a health system that recognizes the need for larger, more sophisticated ER and Surgical departments, and is also capable to transform the necessity into reality,” Kays said.

“By expanding and constructing these two state-of-the-art units and hiring several new physicians and specialists, this proves our commitment to the community. I am so pleased to be a new leader at Jameson Hospital, and look forward to caring for the residents of our region.”

Kays and her family live in Shenango Township.

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