Barb Seymour Named Vice President of Nursing at Health First Viera Hospital
Rockledge, FL(February 4, 2014) – Barb Seymour has been named Vice President of Nursing at Health First Viera Hospital. She has been at Health First for seven years and previously served as clinical director at Health First Viera Hospital.
Seymour has been a nurse for 17 years and received her Master’s in Healthcare Administration from the University of St. Francis in Joliet, IL and a BSN in Nursing from Spalding University in Louisville KY.
“Barb is well-respected by her peers and is committed to achieving the Health First priorities and service to our associates, patients and community,” said Health First Chief Nursing Officer Connie Bradley. “We are confident the skills and talents she brings to this role will help us move forward in becoming one of the nation’s top integrated delivery networks.”
Seymour is a 2013 LEAD Brevard graduate and a member of Sigma Theta Tau (the Honor Society of Nursing), the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses and the American College of Healthcare Executives.
About Health First
Founded in 1995, Health First is Central Florida’s only fully integrated health system and employs more than 7,500 people and has four hospitals (including Holmes Regional Medical Center, Palm Bay Hospital, Cape Canaveral Hospital and Viera Hospital). Health First Health Plans also offers a wide variety of health insurance plan options for Brevard and Indian River Counties. In addition, Health First is home to Brevard County’s only Trauma Center. Health First Medical Group is the largest multi-specialty physician group on the Space Coast. Health First offers numerous outpatient and wellness services, including four Pro-Health and Fitness Centers. Visit www.Health-First.org for more information.