New patient services director
St. Joseph’s Hospital-North in Lutz has named Tim Tidwell as its new patient services director.
Tidwell will be a part of the senior management team and will participate in hospital planning, organizing, policy development and priority setting.
He will work closely with nursing and medical teams in providing, monitoring and evaluating patient care and services. He also will oversee nursing personnel, and will lead and evaluate the nursing team and set nursing objectives and long-term goals.
Tidwell has been a registered nurse since 2002 and with BayCare since 2008. Most recently, for the past 13 years, he has worked at Clearwater’s Morton Plant Hospital as a nurse/assistant nurse manager and since January 2015 as nurse manager of a 45-bed medical/surgical unit.
The new director is a member of the Florida Organization of Nurse Executive and the Tampa Bay Organization of Nurse Executives.
CFO makes Becker’s List
Becker’s Hospital Review has released the 2023 edition of its “Women hospital and health system CFOs (chief financial officers) to know” list and it includes three from the AdventHealth West Florida Division, according to a news release.
Rosalie Oliver, regional CFO for AdventHealth West Florida Division in Pasco, Polk, Hardee and Highland counties, was recognized. Oliver is the regional CFO for the third largest AdventHealth division. She manages the financial operations for 10 of the division’s 13 acute care hospitals.
Fran Crunk, CFO AdventHealth Ocala and Tanya Knepp, CFO AdventHealth Riverview also were named to the “to know” list.
The number of women who are chief financial officers of hospitals and health systems continues to grow nationwide and at AdventHealth, the release said.