Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center Names New Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer
THE WOODLANDS, TX – John Voight, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, has been named Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) at Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center. Voight recently served as CNO at HCA Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls, Idaho.
“We are pleased to have John join Memorial Hermann The Woodlands to lead our talented staff of more than 1,200 nurses,” said Justin Kendrick, SVP and CEO of Memorial Hermann The Woodlands and Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital. “He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in his role as CNO and that, combined with his dedication and commitment to quality care, is a great advantage for the vast community we serve.”
Voight began his career in health care as a registered nurse at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola, Fla., and since then has held leadership positions at respected institutions across the country, including Albany Medical Center, Atlanta Medical Center, St. Elizabeth Healthcare System and HCA. At HCA Ocala Regional Medical Center, Voight served as the Vice President for Emergency Services where he oversaw the strategic operations of the hospital-based emergency departments, and helped open the second busiest freestanding ED within HCA. He completed his time at Ocala as the Assistant Chief Nursing Officer before being promoted to the Chief Nursing Officer position at HCA Oviedo Medical Center.
Voight also served in the U.S. Army before earning his Associate of Applied Science in Nursing degree from Pensacola State College and Master of Science in Nursing degree from Walden University College of Nursing. A lifelong learner, he is currently pursuing his Doctor of Nursing Practice degree and is affiliated with several professional organizations, including the American Organization of Nurse Executives, the American College of Healthcare Executives, American Nurses Association, and the Emergency Nurses Association. John is board certified as a Nurse Executive – Advanced by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
For more information about Memorial Hermann The Woodlands and Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital, visit www.memorialhermann.org or call 713.222.CARE (2273).