Angela Costa, RN, of Mt. Lebanon, PA, has been appointed to the position of Nursing Division Director in the Department of Nursing at Allegheny General Hospital (AGH).
Costa has been a member of the AGH staff for more than 25 years and has held a variety of leadership positions within the organization, including Manager of Hospital Operations, Clinical Supervisor and, most recently, Director of the Neurosurgical Service Line. In this latter capacity, she played an integral role in opening the hospital’s Comprehensive Stroke Unit in 2007.
Costa graduated with a Bachelors of Science Degree from Duquesne University and a Masters of Public Policy and Management Degree from Carnegie Mellon University. She is a member of the local chapter of the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses and member of the South Western Pennsylvania Organization of Nursing Leaders.
She was also AGH’s 2009 Cameos of Caring Award Winner for the Advanced Practice Award Focus..