Debbie Walsh

Hi, My name is Debbie Walsh. As per my experience below, I am currently a Vice president within Eastern Health. I have completed the Registered Nursing Diploma ( 1990), Bachelor of Nursing Degree ( 2004), Masters Degree in Health Studies Leadership ( 2011) and have my CHE designation ( 2017). I have been a mentor throughout my career within my organization and have availed of several mentors throughout my career within Eastern Health and most recently through the CCHL. It was a very rewarding and fantastic opportunity. Eastern Health (1990-2020) June 2020- Present: Vice president Clinical Services ( Provincial Cancer Care Program, Regional Medicine Program, Regional Surgical Services Program and Clinical Efficiency Program) August 2019 to June 2020: Executive Director Regional Surgical Services and Regional Medicine Program July 2017- August 2019: Director Regional Medicine Program April 2016 - July 2017: Director Rural Health (Interim Secondment) January 2013 - April 2016: Director Regional Surgical Services (Perioperative) January 2008 – December 2012: Division Manager Regional Surgical Services (Perioperative) OR Bookings St. Clare’s and Health Sciences, Preadmission Clinic St. Clare’s and Health Sciences, Surgical Day Care Health Sciences, Eastern Health 2000-2008: Staff Nurse, Surgical Services, St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital, St. John’s, NL 2005-2008: Clinical Instructor (sessional), Center for Nursing Studies, St. John’s, NL 1990-2000: Staff Nurse, Surgical Services, Salvation Army Grace General Hospital, St. John’s, NL