Ascension Seton Highland Lakes is a dynamic and innovative site for nursing practice. Nursing has a crucial role in serving the rural communities of the Highland Lakes area. Quality is paramount to our nursing staff, as they practice and deliver care with resilience and efficiency.
Karen Litterer, MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Chief Nursing Officer
SHL Quick Facts
|*Does not include physicians|
|Patient Days: 3,000||Outpatient Surgical Visits: 640|
|Average Daily Census: 8.22||Employees*: 269|
|Average Length of Stay: 3.77||Licensed Beds: 25|
|ER Visits: 11,689||Registered Nurses: 78|
|Outpatient Visits: 95,708||BSN or Higher Rate: 46.00%|
|Inpatient Surgical Visits: 227||Certification Rate: 33.00%|
Moving to the Beat of Wellness
Linda Bokros, BSN, RN, NC-BC, has always had a passion for holistic nursing—the practice of caring for the whole person—mind, body and spirit. She has also been fascinated with the sound of drums and jumped at the opportunity to join a local community drum circle a few years ago.