Dee Emon is Vice President of Patient Care Services at Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Western Regional Medical Center. She is the senior executive responsible for the implementation of programs and services for the care of patients at Western. Ms. Emon’s position has overall responsibility for assuring high quality, safe care delivered to patients in accordance to the hospital’s mission and the Mother Standard of Care®.
Ms. Emon joined CTCA in November 2011 after serving as a Chief Nursing Officer for Paradise Valley Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona. She has held a number of leadership positions, including Director of Surgical and Oncology Care at Aspirus Wausau Hospital and Vice President of Patient Care Services at Ministry Health Care. Ms. Emon graduated from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and earned her Master of Science in Management from Cardinal Stritch University.
Under Ms. Emon’s leadership, Western was recently recognized by The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) with their 2013 ONS Employer Recognition Award. This national award recognized Western’s exemplary support for registered nurses working in oncology, and underscores the devotion that their nursing team has in delivering safe, quality, compassionate cancer care to every patient they see. Ms. Emon maintains her nursing executive board certification from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, has earned a certificate as a Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma, certification in quality through the National Association for Healthcare Quality, and is a 2013 Baldrige National Examiner. She holds memberships in the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American Organization of Nurse Executives.