Laura Poole, RN, has been named Assistant Vice President of Nursing Services at Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC).
Poole has been a valuable member of the TGMC team for over 29 years and has served in many leadership roles at TGMC. Her most recent position at TGMC has been Director of Women’s Services which included Labor and Delivery, Post Partal, Nursery, Neonatal Intensive Care, the Women’s and Children’s Unit and Gynecological Services.
Poole earned both a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Loyola University and Master’s in Nursing Administration from Louisiana State University. Poole has been instrumental in TGMC receiving the Perinatal Care Quality Pioneer Award and in TGMC’s nursing staff receiving Pathway to Excellence designation. She was also selected to be a member of the fifty healthcare professionals recognized by New Orleans CityBusiness as a Healthcare Heroes in August of this year.
“We are thrilled to have Laura as part of our administrative team and I am confident that she will bring great value and expertise to the executive team. Her drive and willingness to continue to grow and succeed is inspirational. We look forward to working with her in this challenging new role,” said Phyllis Peoples, President and CEO of TGMC.