Saint Clare’s Nursing Leadership
Jan Bednar BSN, MS, RN, CEN, NEA-BC
Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) and Executive Director, Clinical Operations
Saint Clare’s Health System
Jan has been an employee of Saint Clare’s Health System since 1990,
where she began as a staff nurse in the emergency department. During her
career at Saint Clare’s, she has held many positions, including
Executive Director of Emergency Medical Services, Environmental Services,
and Surgical Services; Patient Care Manager of the Denville Emergency
Department; Manager of Emergency Services; and Director of Emergency Services.
Jan now serves as the Cheif Nursing Officer and Executive Director of
Clinical Operations at Saint Clare’s Health System.
Jan holds a Bachelor of Nursing and a Master of Science in Health Care
Management from the College of Saint Elizabeth. Jan is a member of the
American Organization of Nurse Executives, the New Jersey Organization
of Nurse Executives, and the Emergency Nurses Association. Jan is a Certified
Emergency Nurse, and is also certified in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced
Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), and
Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC).