UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital is pleased to announce that Lisa Sullwold has joined the hospital as Executive Director of the Surgical Services. She has a history with UnityPoint Health, most recently working as a Supervisor of Surgical Services for UnityPoint Health – Des Moines. In that role, Sullwold supervised the following departments: surgery scheduling, pre-anesthesia testing, preoperative, surgery, post-anesthesia care unit, and central sterile processing. She manages many surgery cases including orthopedics, spine, general surgery, gynecology, urology and more. She started her career as an operating room nurse and transitioned to orthopedic team leader, both at UnityPoint Health – Des Moines.
Sullwold earned her bachelor’s degree in science in health care administration with a concentration in health management. She earned her diploma in nursing from Iowa Methodist School of Nursing.