VCU Medical Center appoints chief nursing officer
Tina Mammone to start Aug. 7
VCU Medical Center has named Tina Mammone its new chief nursing officer, the Richmond-based medical campus for Virginia Commonwealth University announced Tuesday. She begins Aug. 7.
Mammone joins from Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Portland, Oregon, where she is currently serving in the same role. There, she is credited with improving nursing engagement, recruitment and retention and helped decrease turnover among the center’s registered nurses, according to a news release.
In her new role with VCU Medical Center, Mammone will be responsible for daily operations, compliance with federal and state regulations, nursing practice and education, among other duties.
Before working in Oregon, Mammone served in nursing leadership roles including holding the chief nurse title at the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center and the University of Virginia Health System.
Mammone holds doctor of philosophy and master’s degrees in nursing from the University of California, San Francisco. She earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Ottawa in Canada.