Jennifer Shoemaker, RN, has been named chief nursing officer of Delray Medical Center.
Shoemaker began her career at the hospital in 2007 while she was a student at Palm Beach State College. After graduating, she was promoted to charge nurse, and then to clinical manager, and ultimately to director. In 2017, she was named administrative director of the hospital’s medical-surgical service line. She was promoted to associate chief nursing officer in 2020.
Palm Health Foundation has received a $5,000 gift from Valley Bank, providing seed funding for the new Palm Beach County NeuroArts Collaborative. It includes the Florida Atlantic University Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute, Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience, and the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County.
The Valley Bank gift will support the collaborative’s launch and growth as it focuses on identifying local partners, programs, resources, and existing research to support the advancement of neuro-arts in South Florida.
For more information, visit www.palmhealthfoundation.org/our-work-advancing-brain-health.
— Christine Davis