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Wednesday, April 08, 2009

Sr. Mary Powers Named Vice President of Mission Integration

TROY, N.Y. – Sister Mary Powers, D.C. has been named senior vice president of mission integration for Seton Health.

In this position, Sr. Mary will facilitate understanding and implementation of Seton Health's philosophy, mission, vision, and values among personnel, medical staff, board members, volunteers, and the community.

Sr. Mary, a Daughter of Charity, has over 35 years experience in healthcare starting as a nursing home aide and university microbiology lab assistant before progressively taking various positions as a physical therapist, registered nurse and nursing home chaplain. Most recently, she served as chaplain of St. Francis of Buffalo Nursing Home. She has also held positions as director of mission and spiritual care for Catholic Health’s continuing care division in Buffalo and as director of mission services for Lourdes Hospital in Binghamton.

Sr. Mary earned her master of health administration from St. Louis University, MO. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Niagara University and a bachelor’s degree in biology from University of San Francisco. A former student of Fu Jen University in Taiwan, Sr. Mary also speaks Mandarin Chinese. She resides in Troy.

Seton Health is a comprehensive, not-for-profit, integrated healthcare system anchored by St. Mary’s Hospital in Troy. It provides healthcare services from more than 20 sites in Rensselaer, Saratoga and Albany counties.

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