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Kristen Faughn RN, CNO, LHNA, Prog. Dir.

In January of 2019, Kristen joined the North Metro Medical Center team as Chief Nursing Officer as well as Program Director of the geriatric behavior modification unit, Transitions. She brings nearly 10 years of direct care/bedside nursing experience as well as leadership and administrative experience. The majority of Kristen’s career has consisted of long term care as well as hospice and correctional nursing positions. She is a Registered Nurse and has also obtained federal licensure as a Nursing Home Administrator. Kristen’s leadership style is hands on and she is a firm believer in leading by example with a strong emphasis on patient advocacy. She is the proud mother of two blonde haired, blue eyed boys, Rhyan and Reid. Kristen enjoys spending time with her sons, reading, and hiking in her spare time. Her career goals include continuing to provide quality patient care with a focus on making strides to better understand/care for psychiatric patients utilizing advanced behavior modification techniques as well as furthering her education to better lead fellow team members/medical professionals. Kristen leads by example with patient-oriented care focusing on continuous patient/family education resulting in positive outcomes for mental health patients. She adds psychiatric knowledge to a medical based core of care. Kristen implements expectations of staff and proper procedures utilizing a hands on approach and working side by side nursing staff to ensure her values as a professional nurse are implemented throughout the behavioral unit.

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Dale Anderson, CEO, RN LA

In April 2017, Dale Anderson joined the North Metro Medical Center team as the CNO. He brings 25 years of proven Nursing and Administrative experience. Dale has spent many years in hospitals around the central Arkansas area. He started his career at Baptist Medical Center in 1995, in the Cardiovascular intensive care unit. He later had opportunities to work at the Arkansas Heart Hospital in the surgical unit and managing post-op surgical care. He continued his career at UAMS where he served as the CVICU/STICU charge nurse...

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Kristen Faughn RN, CNO, LHNA, Prog. Dir.

In January of 2019, Kristen joined the North Metro Medical Center team as Chief Nursing Officer as well as Program Director of the geriatric behavior modification unit, Transitions. She brings nearly 10 years of direct care/bedside nursing experience as well as leadership and administrative experience. The majority of Kristen’s career has consisted of long term care as well as hospice and correctional nursing positions. She is a Registered Nurse and has also obtained federal licensure as a Nursing Home Administrator. Kristen’s leadership style is hands on and she is...

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1400 Braden Street
Jacksonville, AR 72076

Phone: 501-985-7000

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