Michelle L. Collins, MSN, RN-BC, ACNS-BC, has been appointed director of Nursing Development and Education.
Collins, promoted from her post as manager of Nursing Professional Development and Education, has responsibility for Nursing Development and Education, Wound Ostomy and Continence Nursing, the Critical Care Nurse Residency, Student Nurse Extern and GetWell Network programs.
She is a leader for the Learning Institute Centers for Educator Development and Patient and Family Education and the adviser for the Nursing Education Council.
Collins achieved Green Belt certification in Lean Six Sigma methodology from the Juran Institute in 2014 and is currently pursuing her Black Belt. She received the Christiana Care Health System Distinguished Faculty Award in 2013.
Collins, who joined Christiana Care in 1991, holds a master’s degree in Nursing from the University of Delaware and is board certified as both an Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist and as a Nursing Professional Development Specialist.