Mary Angela Cole, MSN, BSN, RN, CIC
Registered nurse for over 32 years
Professional nursing experience in orthopedics, emergency care, cardiac catheterization, and infection prevention and control
Ms. Mary Cole has worked in Infection Prevention and Control for greater than 15 years, most recently as the Director of Infection Prevention and Control at Grady Health System in Atlanta, Georgia. During this time, Mary was instrumental in developing a Tier 1 Ebola Care Unit at Grady Health System. She has actively participated in numerous successful Joint Commission surveys.
Ms. Cole has experience in leadership, education, and performance improvement, which has led to a significant decreases in infections. She has produced multiple publications and received awards related to infection prevention and control.
EXPERIENCE WITH HEALTH CARE FACILITIES
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS OR CERTIFICATIONS
Association of Professionals in Infection Control
Certified in Infection Prevention and Control (CIC)
Georgia Infection Prevention Network
VHA GA Leadership Council, Chairperson (2012)
Master of Science in Nursing, Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Excelsior College, Albany, NY, USA
Nursing Diploma, Georgia Baptist School of Nursing, Atlanta, GA, USA