Tampa Bay/Hudson, Florida — Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point announces the appointment of Susan Cooper, MSN, BSN, RN-BC, as Director of SICU and Trauma Stepdown Unit. Ms. Cooper returns to Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point from her position as Vice President of Cardiac Services at Oak Hill Hospital. She has been with HCA for 18 years and served as a nurse for 25 years. Ms. Cooper holds a Master of Science degree in Nursing Leadership from Walden University and a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from the University of South Florida. She is board certified in cardiovascular nursing.
Ms. Cooper began her career as an open heart stepdown and then moved on to become a manager at Bayonet Point over CSU and CSSU. She then transferred to Oak Hill Hospital for four years where she served in a variety of positions culminating as Vice President of Cardiac Services.