Baxter Regional Medical Center congratulates Shannon Nachtigal, MSN, RN,
NEA-BC, BRMC Vice President/Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer,
for achieving the national nursing designation of Nurse Executive, Advanced
– Board Certified.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Nurse Executive board certification
examination is competency based and provides a valid and reliable assessment
of the clinical knowledge and skills of the nursing profession’s
highest level of leader. The National Commission for Certifying Agencies
and the Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification accredits
this ANCC certification, which is reserved for only those in chief nursing
officer positions and extends for a term of five years.
Raised in Peel, Arkansas, Shannon is a graduate of the University of Arkansas
at Little Rock School of Nursing and earned a Master of Science in Nursing
Administration from Chamberlain University. Having served as BRMC VP/CNO
since 2015, she has been a nurse for 29 years, with 26 years spent in
various roles at BRMC. As a role model for all nurses, Shannon leads the
way for leadership and others to follow. Congratulations, Shannon!