MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — The Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg appointed Sandra L. Sullivan as the new associate director of patient-care services (nurse executive), effective Feb. 5.
Sullivan began her career with the Department of Veterans Affairs in 2012, as the associate chief nurse of geriatrics and long-term care at the Martinsburg VA Medical Center.
Sullivan’s career began following Sept. 11, 2001, when she assumed the role of first bioterrorism coordinator/public health emergency planner at the Washington County Health Department in Maryland.
She received a Master of Science in health services leadership and management, along with a post-master’s teaching certificate in nursing and health professions in May 2008 at University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore. She completed her Bachelor of Science in nursing at University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, in May 1999, and completed her Associate of Science in nursing at Hagerstown Community College in May 1991.