North Suburban Medical Center recently announced the appointment of Shannon Martinez, RN to director of Women's and Children's Services. Martinez brings 15 years of experience in healthcare and nursing leadership and a record of accomplishment of improving the quality of care to her community.
Prior to joining North Suburban, Martinez worked at Kaiser Permanente where she held progressive leadership roles. Her most recent position was as the Area Administrator of Women's Health.
In her new role, Martinez will oversee the Labor and Delivery Unit, Inpatient Pediatric Unit, and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at North Suburban.
"I am excited to have a leader with Shannon's experience and passion to oversee one of our key service lines," said Angie Voigt, chief nursing officer at North Suburban Medical Center.
"There is no doubt that Shannon's dedication will elevate the services that we provide to the women and children in our community."
Each year, North Suburban delivers more than 1,100 babies, and cares for thousands of children in the area. North Suburban is also home to the only Neonatal Intensive Care Unit serving the immediate areas of Thornton, Northglenn, Federal Heights, and Westminster areas.
Martinez officially joined North Suburban on November 4, 2019.