Aventura, FL (January 19, 2010) - Aventura Hospital and Medical Center is proud to announce the promotion of Kathy Taylor, RN, to the role of Director of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Ms. Taylor has been with Aventura Hospital and Medical Center since 1991 and served as interim ICU Director for the past year. Recently, Ms. Taylor was honored by her colleagues at the hospital as the 2009 Nurse of the Year for her leadership and dedication to quality patient care.
“Kathy has been an integral part of our hospital staff for several years,” said Heather Rohan, Chief Executive Office of Aventura Hospital and Medical Center. “She has already made tremendous improvements to our ICU. She is beloved by patients, physicians, and staff members alike for her warm compassion and positive work ethic. It is very fitting that she has also earned the recognition as Nurse of the Year.”