Challenge is a part of each and every day on a unit that specializes in caring for patients undergoing complex ENT surgeries, laparoscopic procedures, and numerous reconstructive plastic surgeries. Teamwork and clinical excellence make for an interdisciplinary team that can't be beat. Our nurses are lively participants on weekly rounds as well as very active in the nursing shared governance program. Clinical expertise paired with a commitment to the profession of nursing practice defines the nursing staff on this unit. RN job satisfaction and patient satisfaction go hand-in-hand on 7 Bles!
Sue Howell, MS, RN
Director, Transplant and Surgical Specialties
Susan is the Director of the Surgical Specialty Unit and the Transplant Unit. She has been a nurse for over 28 years, all of which have been here at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. She is a graduate of Georgetown University and received her MS from Georgetown as well. Susan is a member of the National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses and is clinically certified in orthopaedic nursing. When not at work, she enjoys cycling and spending time with her dogs.