Jackie Mendoza, RN, serves as vice president and Chief Nursing Officer for the CHI Nebraska Cardiovascular Service Line. In this position, Jackie directs and coordinates overall efforts of clinic site activities through clinic coordinators and staff including monitoring and assisting with training, development needs, and patient care. As well, she acts as a liaison between satellite offices, administration, and physicians to ensure consistency in the operations of the clinics.
Jackie joined the Nebraska Heart Hospital in 2002 and served as Team Leader for purchasing and materials management. Prior to her current role, Jackie supervised the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories for both the Nebraska Heart Hospital and Nebraska Heart Institute.
Before her tenure with Nebraska Heart, Jackie worked with a community-based hospital in progressive care and the cath lab as an RN. Jackie received her RN from the Bryan School of Nursing in 1988.
Jackie grew up in Omaha, Nebraska and currently resides in Waverly with her husband, Rick, son and daughter.