Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center announces that Lisa Nummi, DNP, ARNP, MBA, is its new Chief Operating Officer effective today. With a 30-year tenure in hospitals and health systems, Nummi is a transformational leader attune to leveraging nursing knowledge about the impact of healthcare services on patients and providers to improve hospital operations.
Coming to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center from Blake Medical Center in Bradenton, Fla. where she was COO, Nummi brings a wealth of administrative experience across a broad spectrum of hospital operations. Her previous role was also as COO at Bayfront Health in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Nummi will assume oversight of Sunrise Hospital’s $130 million multi-phase campus expansion that adds 72 beds in a new 5-story tower along with a larger footprint for trauma and ER services.
“The operational demands of Sunrise Hospital require diligence and a focus on quality and the patient experience above all else,” said Todd P. Sklamberg, CEO of Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center and Sunrise Children’s Hospital. “As COO of Sunrise Hospital, I have every confidence that Lisa Nummi will bring a balance of execution on our growth plans and healing compassion to our operations as the largest hospital in the State.”
The previous COO at Sunrise Hospital, Alan Keesee, FACHE, returned to Capital Regional Medical Center in HCA Healthcare’s North Florida Division last February. HCA owns Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center.
About Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center and Sunrise Children’s Hospital
As Nevada’s largest acute care facility and Level II Trauma Center, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center offers high quality, patient-centered healthcare to the residents of southern Nevada, its surrounding region and the millions of visitors that come to Las Vegas. Sunrise Hospital is now home to Nevada’s first and only Joint Commission Accredited Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center. The Heart Center at Sunrise Hospital offers advanced cardiac care and features an Accredited Chest Pain Center. In addition to having the busiest Emergency Department in Nevada, Sunrise Hospital is also home to a County-designated STEMI receiving center.
Located on the same campus is Sunrise Children’s Hospital - Nevada’s largest, most comprehensive children’s hospital and home to the only pediatric open heart surgery program in the state. It features a 24/7/365, dedicated pediatric emergency department. For more information on Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, visit sunrisehospital.com, follow us on Twitter @SunriseLasVegas and facebook.com/SunriseHospital.