Clifton-Fine Hospital drops 'interim' from CEO Dierdra Sorrell's title

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Clifton-Fine Hospital in Star Lake, N.Y., appointed Dierdra D. Sorrell, MSN, RN, its permanent CEO, effective Feb. 1, according to a Watertown Daily Times report.

Ms. Sorrell has served as interim CEO of the 20-bed critical access hospital since August 2018, after the former CEO Robert Seamon resigned for a new job opportunity.

Ms. Sorrell previously worked at Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown, N.Y., holding several leadership roles within its medical surgical units, outpatient services and the emergency department. Clifton-Fine is affiliated with Samaritan.

She earned her master of science in nursing degree from Minneapolis-based Walden University.

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