DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., February 26, 2018 Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center has selected Anna Maria Araujo to serve as the manager for the post anesthesia care unit, ambulatory surgical unit, and the preadmission testing department.
Araujo has 18 years of nursing experience and seven years of leadership experience in preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative care. She began her nursing career in a busy level 2 trauma emergency department, prior to transitioning to the post-anesthesia care unit.
Most recently, she served as perioperative manager for Atlantic Health System in New Jersey and was responsible for the daily operations of all surgical services departments, as well as infusion and vascular departments for both the Newton and Hackettstown campuses.
Araujo earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Felician University in Lodi, New Jersey. Additionally, she is a Certified Post Anesthesia Nurse by the American Board of Perianesthesia Nursing Certification. She has also earned a Certificate of Advanced Study in Complementary and Integrative Therapies.
About Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center
Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center is a member of Adventist Health System, a faith-based health care organization with 45 hospital campuses and 8,200 licensed beds in nine states, serving more than 5 million patients annually. With a mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ, Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center includes the 327-bed facility in Daytona Beach, as well as Florida Hospital Oceanside with 80 beds in Ormond Beach. Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center and Florida Hospital Oceanside are two of the seven Florida Hospitals in Flagler, Lake and Volusia counties that composes the Florida Hospital Central Florida Division - North Region. As the largest hospital system in the area, the Florida Hospital Central Florida Division - North Region has 1,226 beds and more than 7,800 employees. For more information about Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center, visit www.floridahospitalmemorial.org.