Spring Hill, Florida (October 26, 2018 ) – Oak Hill Hospital is pleased to announce its participation in the HCA Leadership Institute’s industry-leading Director Development Program (DDP) with the appointment of Cassandra Hughes as Associate Director of Surgical Services. Ms. Hughes will receive executive oversight from Jenn Topping, Director of Surgical Services, who has graciously agreed to precept a developing leader over the next 7-10 months as she demonstrates leadership skills through hands-on applications and assignments.
Ms. Hughes comes to Oak Hill Hospital from Citrus Memorial Hospital where she served as Associate Director of Surgical Services. She holds a Master of Science degree in Nursing Education from the University of Phoenix, Orlando, Florida, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Florida A&M University in Tallahassee. She is a certified nurse in the operating room (CNOR) and Basic Life Support certified. She is also pursuing a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree. She is proud to be a member of a family with five generations living from her 91 year-old grandfather to her four year old granddaughter.