SMH Introduces new Nurse
Maine Health Senior Vice President of Clinical, M.
Patricia Cook, RN, BSN, EdD and Kenneth Raessler, M.D.,
Chief of Anesthesia announced last week that Jayne
Phillips, CRNA was hired as a new Nurse Anesthetist in
the Anesthesia Department at Stephens Memorial
Hospital. She joins Kathy Newcomb, CRNA, and Pam
grew up in the Oxford Hills and has many family and
friends in the area. She has moved back to Maine
to be with her family after residing in Omaha, Nebraska
for 20 years. She is glad to be "home."
Jayne was joined in her move by 2 of her 3 children,
Reid and Rachael. Her son, Ian, will remain in
Omaha to finish high school.
shares, "Jayne's wealth of experience and her focus on
caring for the patient and family, complement our ICare
values at Stephens Memorial Hospital. Welcome, Jayne!"
graduated with a BSN from University of Maine and
received her CRNA certification at the Mercy Hospital
School of Anesthesia. She has worked as a CRNA for
24 years both in Maine and Nebraska.
family has now settled into their home in South