January 7th, 2013
New London Hospital (NLH) is pleased to welcome Cindy Howe as the Director of Clinical Services. Ms. Howe will focus on patient care delivery, staff development, overseeing the nursing staff as well as all clinical aspects for the practices at NLH.
Prior to joining New London Hospital, Ms. Howe was a Nurse Manager for the Department of Orthopedics at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. She was responsible for standardizing nursing clinical practices across all divisions of the Department. In addition she worked on the strategic plan and helped to initiate the General Orthopedic Clinic to increase patient access to orthopedic services. Ms. Howe also served as the Director of Nursing for the transitional care unit at West Virginia University Hospitals-East. For nine years, she managed the day-to-day operations of the Skilled Nursing Facility.
Ms. Howe is board certified in Orthopedic Nursing and has served as the president of the National Association of Orthopedic Nurses (NAON). She received her MSN from Mountain State University, Martinsburg, WV and her BSN from State University of New York, Brockport. Ms. Howe resides in Springfield, NH with her husband.