“I’m pleased to welcome Candice into this exceptional group of professional women. Her success in the nursing field is sure to inspire young girls and women to choose this career path.
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) March 16, 2016
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Candice Carroll as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for her leadership in nursing. NAPW is the nation's leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 850,000 members and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to welcome Candice into this exceptional group of professional women," said NAPW President Star Jones. "Her success in the nursing field is sure to inspire young girls and women to choose this career path."
Self-motivated, results-oriented and driven to succeed, Candice Carroll is a seasoned professional who has set her goals to keep pace with her highest aspirations for professional excellence. Throughout her career, she has exhibited exemplary teamwork, expertise, integrity and dedication.
As part of her job duties as Chief Nursing Officer, Mrs. Carroll is responsible for patient experience and clinical operations of a Level II trauma center. She leads the clinical team, which supports the patients and families receiving care and treatment within Riverside Services.
Prior to her employment at Riverside Health System, Mrs. Carroll worked as an executive for Healthfinch, for HCA, and also within a hospital emergency room immediately following completion of her nursing degree in 1996. She also became a Forensic Nurse Examiner and worked on criminal cases.
“I am a Registered Nurse by trade and a seasoned Nurse Executive,” Ms. Carroll said. “My heart is all about patient care and improving the lives and safety of all things surrounding patients.”
Ms. Carroll’s hard work resulted in multiple successes in her vast career leading clinical transformation efforts. She is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, the American Organization of Nurse Executives, the American Nurse Association and the International Association of Forensic Nurses.
Awards & Accomplishments
Master of Business Administration, Grand Canyon University; Registered Nurse; Bachelor of Nursing Science.
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.