CDH Nurse Achieves Advance Certification
WINFIELD, Ill., January 26, 2011 – Carol Williams, B.S., RN-BC, of West Chicago, Ill. recently earned a certification in informatics nursing after successfully completing the nationally recognized exam. Currently, Williams is an Epic Application Coordinator at Central DuPage Hospital (CDH).
Certified informatics nurses routinely support staff in using automated applications in their daily assignments and play an important interdisciplinary role that combines their passion for nursing with their love of technology, bringing a nursing perspective into the evaluation of innovative systems to achieve positive patient outcomes.
Williams holds an associate degree in nursing from College of DuPage and a Bachelor of Science in health arts from University of St. Francis.
Parents of two grown children, Williams and her husband, Kent, reside in West Chicago.
About Central DuPage Health
Central DuPage Health is the parent company of Central DuPage Hospital (CDH). CDH is a nationally recognized 313-bed facility located in Winfield, Ill., a suburb west of Chicago. CDH is a leading center for medical technology, one of the busiest surgical hospitals in Illinois and has achieved Magnet® recognition for excellence in nursing services.
For the last four consecutive years, Thomson Reuters has listed CDH as a 100 Top Hospital in the U.S. CDH is affiliated with other healthcare leaders, including regionally known Children’s Memorial Hospital for pediatric care and, most recently, nationally known Cleveland Clinic for cardiac surgery.
Central DuPage Health is an interdependent network of healthcare organizations and services, including convenient care centers, occupational health services, home health and hospice care. For more information or to find a doctor on the medical staff of CDH, visit www.cdh.org or call 630-933-4234/ TTY 630-933-4833 for the hearing impaired.