Susan Kirstein is proud to have served as a Broadlawns nurse since 1987. She has served in the positions of Staff Nurse in the Family Birthing Center and OB Clinic, Director of Women's Health Services, Director of Imaging Services, Operations Director for Acute Care, and presently as Chief Nursing Officer. In this position, Susan is responsible for the coordination of nursing services, quality and accreditation compliance across the medical center.

Susan received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Grand View College, a Master of Science in Nursing from The University of Iowa, and is ANCC certified in Nursing Administration. She is a member of the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses, the Iowa Organization of Nurse Leaders, the American Organization of Nurse Executives and the Iowa and National Associations for Healthcare Quality.