Neil Murphy joined Centegra in 2011 as Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer. He has more than 20 years of nursing executive leadership experience and was the chief nursing executive for the Bon Secours De Paul Medical Center in Norfolk, Va.
In his role, he is responsible for inpatient nursing, behavioral health services, emergency services, care management and performance improvement. His focus is integrating clinical best practice initiatives across the Centegra continuum of care. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Rush University and his Master of Hospital Administration from Governor State University.
He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, American Organization of Nurse Executives and the Illinois Organization of Nurse Leaders. He said he joined Centegra because of the clear commitment of the organization to its values, quality outcomes for patients and the vast amount of community outreach.