Katie Grimm

Katie Grimm, RN, BSN, MBA

Chief Nursing Officer

An executive health care leader with over 12 years experience, Katie Grimm, BSN, MBA, leads nursing operations at Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center as chief nursing officer. Grimm has worked in many roles at Saint Mary’s including outpatient manager, administrative director of Home Care, Hospice and Palliative Care and senior director of performance improvement. Grimm has been instrumental in developing and implementing strategies to improve performance, clinical automation, infection prevention, staff education, patient throughput and patient satisfaction. Her background has allowed her to lead departmental teams and provide mentorship to assist leadership and staff with organizational management. In 2011, Grimm was awarded Nurse of the Year for her initiatives to improve hospital outcomes. Grimm is a Walden University Masters of Business Administration graduate and received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Nevada.

Health Network Accomplishments and Community Investments

  • Joint Commission Top Performer Award 2015: Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia, Surgical Care and Perinatal Care
  • Best Places to Work 2014
  • Best Hospital by the Reno News and Review 2015
  • Best Gym by the Reno News and Review 2015
  • Invested over $40M in technology, facility upgrades and more since 2012
  • And More - Visit our Awards page to learn more about Saint Mary's accreditations, awards and other accolades