JACKSONVILLE, FL (February 20, 2023) – HCA Florida Memorial Hospital is proud to announce that Jean Crisostomo, BSN, RN, accepted the position of Assistant Chief Nursing Officer and started in her new role earlier this month.
“Jean has excelled in her various roles in healthcare and is determined to continue improving the delivery of care through nursing excellence,” said David Threatt, DNP, MSHI, RN, NE-BC, Chief Nursing Officer at Memorial Hospital. “She has found her leadership lane in nursing and we are excited to see her grow in her new position.”
Crisostomo is no stranger to Memorial Hospital as a 20-year colleague of HCA Healthcare. She started as a Patient Care Tech (PCT) on 2 North Tower in 2003 where she began her nursing career shortly after as a new graduate Registered Nurse in progressive care. In 2006, she took on the role of Charge Nurse in the Cath Lab/EP Lab and became the House Supervisor in 2013. She then joined HCA Specialty Hospital Jacksonville, where she rose from Nursing Operations Manager to Director of Nursing. Crisostomo returned to Memorial Hospital as Clinical Resource Director with HCA HealthTrust in 2016, and expanded her responsibilities with HealthTrust as the South Atlantic Division Support Clinical Resource Director in 2022.
Crisostomo will graduate from Jacksonville University with her Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) in April, 2023. She is a Six Sigma Global Lean Healthcare Professional, certified in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Emergency, and a recipient of the Great 100 Nurse Award in 2015. Crisostomo is a proud member of Phi Kappa Phi and the Florida Nurses Association Northeast Region. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Phoenix, and her Associate Degree of Nursing from Florida Community College of Jacksonville.
Crisostomo is married to her husband, Jason, and the couple have three children: Jazmine, Cameron and Cole.
About HCA Florida Memorial Hospital – HCA Florida Memorial Hospital is part of Florida’s largest healthcare system, HCA Florida Healthcare, comprising of 49 hospitals, 77,000 employees and 11,000 physicians operating from more than 500 care sites. HCA Florida Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville is a full service, acute care, Level II Trauma hospital with 454 inpatient beds, three freestanding emergency rooms and a dedicated Women’s Center. Fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), HCA Florida Memorial Hospital is ranked as one of the top hospitals in the country for heart, lung and surgical care, and is recognized by Healthgrades as America’s 250 Best Hospitals 2023 and as America’s 100 Best Orthopedic Surgery Hospitals 2023. For more information about us, visit: HCAFloridahealthcare.com.