Wesley Care Physicians
January 13, 2020

TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center has appointed Laura Reed, MSN, RN, CCRN, NEA-BC, as its chief nursing officer. In her new role, Reed will advise and lead nursing staff in supporting the mission of TriStar Southern Hills to provide high-quality care and superior service to patients in our communities.

"TriStar Southern Hills is excited to welcome Laura Reed, MSN, RN, CCRN, NEA-BC, to our team," said Joanna Conley, chief executive officer. "She brings more than 28 years of nursing leadership experience within HCA hospitals and an extensive list of accomplishments. Laura has a proven track record in elevating clinical quality, creating a culture of compassion, and setting and achieving ambitious goals. Her leadership will help TriStar Southern Hills fulfill our mission and better serve all our patients."

Prior to joining the medical staff at TriStar Southern Hills, Reed began her career as a staff nurse with HCA in 1991. In 2004, Reed was promoted to the Director of Critical Care Services at Reston Hospital Center in Richmond, Va. Through her tenure, Reed led multiple departments by improving patient experience and elevating quality patient care. During the last two years of Reed's tenure at Reston Hospital, she served as the Vice President of Critical Care Services. From Reston, Reed was promoted to the assistant chief nursing officer at Chippenham Hospital in Richmond, Va.

Reed holds a Master of Science in Nursing Administration from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia and Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Virginia School of Nursing in Charlottesville, Virginia.