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April Holder promoted

April Holder

April Holder

April Holder, RN BSN, was promoted to Nurse Executive at South Mississippi State Hospital, and two weeks later was selected by fellow employees as Employee of the Quarter, fourth quarter, 2015.

Holder has been with SMSH since May 2006; she began as an RN and worked her way up to Unit Coordinator before being named Nurse Executive.

She graduated from Lumberton High School and is a resident of Lamar County. She obtained an Associate’s degree in nursing from Pearl River Community College in 2005 and earned her BSN from William Carey University in 2014. She is currently pursuing a Master’s degree from WCU in nursing education with a specialty in administration.

Holder was previously selected Employee of the Quarter for the third quarter of 2011. She is a member of Friends of SMSH at the Sapphire level, and was awarded the Friends of SMSH scholarship in June 2014 and in March 2015.

Before joining SMSH, Holder worked on the telemetry unit at Wesley Medical Center.



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