Methodist Hospitals Names New Director of Women's & Children's Services

Apr 8, 2021

Tracie Shelton, new Director for Women's & Children's Services at Methodist Hospitals.

NORTHWEST INDIANA -  There's some new leadership in place at one of the Region's hospitals.

Methodist Hospitals, that has campuses in Gary and Merrillville now has its new Director for Women’s & Children’s Services.

According to a company news release, the organization has appointed Tracie Shelton, who is a Registered Nurse to the position.  Shelton holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Masters of Nursing Administration from Lewis University in Romeoville, Illinois.

She brings over 13 years of management experience and most recently served as Director of Nursing Services at Mount Sinai Hospital in Chicago.

Her career has also included positions as Hospital Incident Command System Chief of Operations during the initial COVID-19 crisis, Associate Manager, Post-Partum Nurse Manager, NICU Nurse Manager and Patient Educator.