Memorial names DeLuke cardiology clinical coordinator
Thu, Nov 1st 2018 07:00 am
Christina DeLuke, R.N., has been named clinical coordinator of cardiology at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. Her appointment was announced by Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Sheila K. Kee.
DeLuke, who joined the Memorial Medical Center staff in April 2017 as a registered nurse in the cardiac catheterization lab, is a graduate of the nursing program at Niagara County Community College. Prior to being hired at Memorial, she served as lead nurse for the cardiac catheterization laboratory at Scripps Green Hospital in La Jolla, California, where she was the team leader of a progressive cardiovascular laboratory pioneering in cutting-edge technological innovations.
In her new position, DeLuke will be responsible for planning, organizing and directing cardiology-related programs, including key services such as Memorial's stress laboratory and the cardiac catheterization laboratory in The Heart Center of Niagara. The cardiac catheterization laboratory is jointly operated by Memorial, Catholic Health, Kaleida Health and Erie County Medical Center.