Eileen has 34 years of hospital-based nursing experience, with 33 years at Mid-Columbia Medical Center (MCMC). She has 8 years of working in OB, 26 years working in the operating room, primarily as circulating nurse, and some scrubbing experience as well. She is a member of AORN (American Operating Room Nurses' Association), has obtained AORN's national certification: CNOR (certified nurse in the operating room) This is her first classroom teaching experience but has worked as a Preceptor for many students and a mentor for many new employees in the operating room setting. Outside of work, she enjoys walking, bike riding, playing the piano, reading, and spending time with family.
Oregon Health and Science University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing - 1977
Nursing/Health Occupations Department