Alumna Krause Named CNO of Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt | College of Nursing | Kent State University

Alumna Krause Named CNO of Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt

Kathie Krause, MSN, RN, was recently named the Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) of the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt in Nashville, TN. She is a graduate of Kent State’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program and went on to get her MSN from Vanderbilt University.

Krause has 30 years of clinical experience. She has previously worked for Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Huntsville Hospital and Huntsville Hospital for Women and Children in Huntsville, AL; and Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis, TN. At Le Bonheur, she served in multiple roles, including interim administrative director of Emergency Services, administrative director of Critical Care Services, and CNO. 

Krause’s specialty is pediatric nursing and she is a certified neonatal nurse practitioner.

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Photo credits:  Photo of Kathie Krause was provided by Vanderbilt University.

Kathie Krause - Courtesy of Vanderbilt University