Chief Operating Officer of Spaulding Rehab Hospital and the Spaulding Rehab Network
Ms. Banks is the President of Spaulding Hospital Cambridge, Spaulding Hospital Cape Cod, Spaulding Skilled Nursing Facilities, and Chief Operating Officer of Spaulding Rehab Hospital and the Spaulding Rehab Network. She has an extensive and varied background in nursing and healthcare leadership throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Virginia and New Hampshire. Ms. Banks has held senior administrative positions in academic medical centers, home care and community hospitals. She has consistently held faculty appointments in both graduate and undergraduate programs.
Ms. Banks has been active throughout her career in professional organizations. At the state and regional level Ms. Banks is currently on the Southern New Hampshire University School of Nursing Advisory Board and has served in several capacities for the Organization of Nurse Leaders including President. At the national level, she serves on the AHA Board of Directors for Governance for Long-Term Care and Rehabilitation currently as the incoming Chair.
Ms. Banks received her MBA and Advanced Certificate in Health Administration from Southern New Hampshire University as a Commonwealth Fellowship recipient. Her undergraduate degree is from Boston College and she holds a master’s degree from the University of Connecticut. As a nurse, Ms. Banks’ clinical focus has been oncology and hospice care. She is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executive and recognized as NEA-BC by the ANCC.