FORET NAMED VICE PRESIDENT OF ONCOLOGY SERVICE LINE AT EAST JEFFERSON GENERAL HOSPITAL
METAIRIE, La. – Susan Foret, RN, BSN, MHA, has joined East Jefferson General Hospital as Vice President of its Oncology Service Line, it was announced on Tuesday.
Foret is a National Oncology Certified Nurse with over 25 years of experience in the healthcare industry, 15 of those in various leadership roles, most recently serving as the Director of Cancer Services at Ochsner Health System.
Foret has earned a number of awards throughout her career including the DAISY Award in 2010 for outstanding care by a nurse, Nurse of the Year at Ochsner West Bank in 2008 and a Great 100 Nurse honor in 2007.
After receiving her LPN from New Orleans Vocational Technical Institute, Foret completed her Bachelor of Science in nursing from William Carey College in New Orleans, and most recently earned her Masters of Science in healthcare administration from the University of New Orleans.
About East Jefferson General Hospital
East Jefferson General Hospital is a publicly-owned, not-for-profit community hospital. This service district hospital, formed in 1965, receives no tax support from Jefferson Parish. The 420-bed hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and is Louisiana's first Nurse Magnet hospital. For more information on East Jefferson General Hospital, visit online at www.ejgh.org.