Lanie Ward, R.N.
System Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer
Lanie Ward joined Summa Health System as system vice president of patient care services and chief nursing officer in 2007. With more than 20 years of nursing leadership experience, Ward is responsible for the direction and evaluation of nursing and patient care services at Summa Health System. Previously, Ward served as chief nursing officer for Broward General Medical Center and North Broward Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. She received her Master of Business Administration from Florida Atlantic University and Bachelor of Science in nursing from the University of Kentucky.