Health Carousel Hires CNO to Executive Team, Makes News Again

July 20, 2016

Health Carousel has added a Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) to its growing executive team. Earl Dalton MHA, MSL, RN, NEA-BC brings over 20 years of acute hospital experience to Health Carousel. Dalton will provide guidance and best practices from his vast nursing leadership experience to enable the company to better serve its healthcare professionals and customers. His hiring was featured in both the Business Courier and Staffing Industry Analyst.In 2016 alone, Health Carousel has added a Chief Financial Officer, General Counsel, a Chief People Officer and now a Chief Nursing Officer. To accommodate its new talent, the company will open its fourth office location this summer. Health Carousel has recently been recognized as a Fast-55 fastest growing company, and a top place to work in Cincinnati.

Dalton’s addition is a part of the company’s aggressive growth agenda.Prior to Health Carousel, Dalton worked for TriHealth for five years in various roles finishing as the Director of Emergency Services for a 380-bed acute care facility. TriHealth is one of the largest employers in greater Cincinnati with over 11,000 employees. Under his leadership, the emergency department won the Lantern Award at TriHealth for exceptional practice and innovation in an emergency department setting. Furthermore, Dalton won the 2015 Mount St Joseph Distinguished Nurse Director award and helped bring a culture of shared governance and Magnet designation to his teams.Before TriHealth, Dalton was the director of emergency and critical care services at Duke University Health System and was awarded the First Hand Hygiene Leadership Champion by Duke Health’s system wide infection control committee. Health Carousel’s leadership is thrilled to add Dalton’s talents to the executive team.

Who can better understand the day-to-day pain points of our clients more than a fellow nursing executive? He’s been on the other side of the table, he’s faced the same staffing decisions our clients ponder daily, and his experience in nursing leadership will help us provide a better experience for our working nurses. - Bill DeVille, Health Carousel CEO

Dalton is widely recognized as a thought leader in clinical nursing leadership. He was published in Customer Care News for innovation in customer experience back in 2015 and invited to speak to a national audience at the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses on “Innovative transformational leadership” in October of 2012.

I am excited to join Health Carousel and contribute to its significant growth. I look forward to working with our clinical professionals and hospital executives to build a better overall nursing experience. - Earl Dalton

Earl received his BSN from the University of North Carolina and both his Masters of Health Administration and Masters in the Science of Leadership from Pfeiffer University.Health Carousel's rapid expansion has earned the company the Fastest Growing Company in Cincinnati award (Fast-55). For more information on joining Health Carousel's team, click the button below.


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