Master of Science degree in Nursing from Research College of Nursing
Master’s degree in Health Management from Webster University
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Kansas Wesleyan University
Nursing Diploma from Wesley School of Nursing in Wichita, Kansas
Cynthia Johnson has worked for over 25 years in the health care field and has moved up the career ladder from Staff Nurse, Nurse Manager, Director of Nursing and has held the position of Chief Nursing Officer at Baptist Lutheran Medical Center, Menorah Medical Center, Research Medical Center and is the current Chief Nursing Officer at Los Robles Hospital & Medical Center in Thousand Oaks, California.
Cynthia began her professional career with Wesley Medical Center in Wichita and has worked for Missouri Baptist Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri. Additionally she has completed her vocational certification to become a Legal Nurse Consultant and has worked with attorneys on issues related to staffing and standard documentation. Cynthia has extensive knowledge in developing work redesign teams that assist nurses in streamlining processes that affect patient care. She has developed a training session to assist nursing staff and physicians to collaborate of care and more effectively regarding customer service. She has developed a management reference book for new managers to use with day-to-day operations. Additionally, she has developed and presented management training sessions for Directors, Nurse Managers and Charge Nurses. Presentations include, understanding productivity, developing leadershipskills, succession planning, and how to motivate your team. She has developed evaluation tools to assist managers in monitoring staff more effectively. She is energetic and motivated and enjoys doing presentations that will assist hospitals in preparing leaders for today’s workforce and the future.