Katherine Stafford Named High Point Medical Center’s Chief Nursing Officer
High Point, NC - High Point Medical Center has named Katherine (Kitty) Stafford, RN, BSN, MHA, BC, as Chief Nursing Officer (CNO). Kitty has served as Director of Behavioral Health at High Point Medical Center since 1995 and served as the Program Manager for the Chemical Dependency Unit four years prior to that time. She has also served in an interim capacity as CNO at High Point Medical Center since September 2014.
“It is such an honor and privilege at this point in my professional career to serve as the Chief Nursing Officer at our exceptional hospital, said Stafford, I look forward to working with this team of exceptional nurses and clinicians at High Point Medical Center.”
Kitty obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Texas, Galveston Texas and her Master of Health Education from Pfeiffer University, Charlotte NC.
“We are thrilled to have Kitty take on this important role in our organization”, said Ernie Bovio, President & CEO. “She brings a wealth of experience in nursing leadership and is deeply committed to the overall patient experience. We are excited to officially welcome Kitty onto our executive team!”