Brian S. Monter, MSN, MBA, RN, has recently been appointed president of University Hospitals Bedford and Richmond Medical Centers. Monter is a 2007 graduate of Kent State’s nursing and business administration (MSN/MBA) dual-degree program.
Since 2012, Monter has served as the chief operating officer at South Pointe Hospital in Warrensville Heights, OH, which included a one-year term as acting president.
In his new role, Monter and his team will focus on physician recruitment, quality of care, patient experience, and employee and physician engagement.
The 9th Annual Barbara Donaho Distinguished Leadership in Learning Awards Ceremony was held at the Kent State Student Center Ballroom on March 21, 2015. Kent State University’s College of Nursing hosted the event with nearly 200 people in attendance, including award recipients, guests, faculty and staff. This year’s recipients were registered nurses and physicians from the Kent area who work in a variety of capacities–from staff nurses to advanced practice nurses, as well as physicians.