Conemaugh Trauma Team Welcomes New Member 

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Kimberly Gorman, DNP, RN, AG-ACNP-BC, CNL, CCRN, CNRN, Doctor of Nursing Practice, has accepted a position with Conemaugh Memorial’s Level One Regional Resource Trauma program and is now seeing inpatients and outpatients at Conemaugh Memorial’s Trauma Clinic.

Dr. Gorman is a board certified acute care nurse practitioner, specializing in adult and geriatric care and has a passion for helping patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI). She began her career as a Certified Surgical Technologist at Conemaugh Memorial before going on to receive her RN degree from the Conemaugh School of Nursing and a Bachelor of Nursing (BSN), Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) all at the University of Pittsburgh.

“Working in trauma has been a dream of mine since I was a surgical tech in the OR,” says Dr. Gorman.  “I am very excited to be part of the team. I have been working toward this goal for a long time.”

Dr. Gorman spent much of her nursing career working in Intensive Care. She is certified in Critical Care nursing through the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses and as a Clinical Nurse Leader through the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. She is also a Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse by the American Board of Neuroscience Nursing (CNRN).

Involved in a number of professional and scientific societies, Dr. Gorman serves as Immediate Past-President of the Greater Johnstown Chapter of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses. When she is not working, Dr. Gorman enjoys the outdoors with her dog Jezzabell and grandchildren, hiking, kayaking, riding bikes and scuba diving. She is the mother of three, with six grandchildren and another one on the way.