MILWAUKEE (4/29/2010) - Lisa Jentsch, MBA, BSN, RN, as been named director of Newborn and Fetal Care Services for Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. In her new role, Jentsch will lead the development and implementation of a vision and strategy for fetal and newborn services for Children's Hospital sites throughout Wisconsin and northern Illinois. She will begin her new role June 4.
Jentsch, who was selected after a nationwide search, has been with Children's Hospital since 1986 and currently is executive director of the southeastern Wisconsin region. She began her career with Children's Hospital as a pediatric nurse in the infant care unit. She was promoted to supervisor of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in 1990 and manager of the NICU and Lactation Management in 1998. As executive director, Lisa has overseen hospital and clinic operations in Kenosha, Wis., and facilitated strategic partnerships with other health systems.
Jentsch resides with her husband, Jeffrey, and their two children in Hartland.