Welcome Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, central Pennsylvania's only academic, Level I regional trauma center, and tertiary care provider.
Thank you for the opportunity to share with you why I am so proud to be a Penn State Hershey Nurse!
These are exhilarating times for the Department of Nursing. Our prestigious recognition as a Magnet accredited hospital is an honor that reaffirms the value of the hard work and dedication we exhibit everyday.
We are delighted to be the home for more than 1,500 professional nurses. Our nurses have unparalleled opportunities for professional development and career advancement to positions in nursing leadership, education, research, care coordination, and many more.
Our nurses practice in many settings and roles, providing high quality patient and family centered care. Our environment supports and promotes the health and well-being of our patients, as well as our nurses. We care for patients from all walks of life and handle care needs at every level of complexity utilizing our shared governance model of care.
It is an honor to represent the wealth of knowledge and experience of our diverse nursing staff . Whether you are an experienced nurse or a new graduate, I invite you to explore our website and experience our enthusiasm and commitment to excellence in nursing; a climate of true collaboration and respect awaits you.
With Warm Regards,
Sherry Kwater, M.S.M., B.S.N., R.N.
Chief Nursing Officer