Florida Hospital DeLand is pleased to announce Tammy Strasser as the new BirthCare Center Director.
Strasser comes to DeLand from Greenville, SC, with 15 years of experience in Women’s Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology. In Greenville, she was the Administrative Director of OB at Bon Secours St. Francis Health System.
“I am committed to creating a work environment that embraces and honors the contributions of all members within Florida Hospital Deland,” said Strasser.
As the BirthCare Center Director at Florida Hospital DeLand, Strasser will provide direction and support to the units of the Birthcare Center. She will be responsible for the quality and standards of patient care, performance improvement, program management, business operations, budget and resource utilization and management development for Labor & Delivery, Mother –Baby Unit and Nursery.
“I am excited to be a part of the Florida Hospital DeLand team. I believe in the mission and the core values without exception,” said Strasser. “As soon as you walk through the doors of the facility, one feels the warmth, caring and acceptance from every employee. I am honored to have been provided the opportunity to be a part of that.”
Prior to Bon Secours St. Francis Health System, she was the Unit Director of the Ante partum, Labor and Delivery and Post-partum units at Mount Carmel Health System in Columbus, OH. Strasser is also a United States Air Force Major and brings with her experience from serving as a registered nurse, clinical educator and staff development officer.
Strasser received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Central Florida and a Masters of Science in Human Resource Management from Chapman University. She holds certifications in Organizational leadership, Inpatient Obstetrics and Electronic Fetal Monitoring. She also has advanced training from the United States Air Force.
Florida Hospital DeLand, located at 701 West Plymouth Avenue in DeLand, was established in 1962 and is a 156-bed acute-care hospital. Florida Hospital DeLand is a part of the Adventist Health System; the largest Protestant not-for-profit hospital system in the nation and works to provide exceptional, patient-focused care to the DeLand community.