LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – October 2, 2019 – Nathan Adelson Hospice today announced Angela Collins, RN, has been named as its new Chief Nursing Officer. Reporting to the President and CEO, Ms. Collins will be responsible for leading and supervising all nursing operations of the nonprofit hospice, implementing the organization’s strategic plans and maintaining compliance with regulations of accrediting bodies.
“Angela Collins is a forward-thinking leader who sets high standards while encouraging collaboration and accountability,” said Karen Rubel, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nathan Adelson Hospice. “As Chief Nursing Officer, Angela will administer care plans, coordinate assignments and facilitate high quality care as she maintains positive relationships with the medical community. We know her efforts will benefit thousands of patients and families in southern Nevada during their end of life journey.”
Over the past twenty years, Ms. Collins has shown skill and leadership in clinical services, acute care, palliative, and hospice care. Most recently, she held the position of Regional Vice President Hospice and Palliative Care for Campassus. Previously she served as Area Vice President Operations for Kindred at Home, and Hospice Executive Consultant for Honor Hospice. Ms. Collins earned Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Wyoming, and a Master of Business Administration from Baker College, Michigan. She also practiced as a Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN) and a Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Administrator.
About Nathan Adelson Hospice
Nathan Adelson Hospice, the trusted partner in hospice care and palliative medicine, is the oldest, largest and only non-profit hospice in Southern Nevada. Founded in 1978, Nathan Adelson Hospice provides comprehensive end-of-life care to more than 400 patients and families every day. Recognized as a national model for superior care, the vision of Nathan Adelson Hospice is that no one should end the journey of life alone, afraid or in pain.