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Marianne Hatfield, RN, MSN, director, Nursing/Patient Care, YNHCH

Marianne Hatfield, RN, MSN, director, Nursing/Patient Care, YNHCH

Marianne Hatfield, RN, MSN, has been named director of Nursing and Patient Care Services of Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital. In this new position, Hatfield will be responsible for regional development, clinical program growth, enhanced quality, safety and patient experience and operation efficiency. Hatfield joins YNHCH from Children's Hospital of Atlanta (CHOA), which she had joined in 2000 as a staff nurse. In 2004, she was named system director for emergency services for the hospital's three emergency departments and ultimately was named the service line administrator for emergency, transport and transfer services, which included responsibility for 5,000 critical care transports per year, 36,000 admissions and 24,000 physician referral/consult calls. Prior to joining CHOA, she was a PICU staff nurse at Johns Hopkins. Hatfield received her BSN at the University of Phoenix and MSN at Walden University. She is a certified executive in nursing practice through the American Organizati