Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President of Operations at Boys Town National Research Hospital and Clinics
Lori Umberger is the Chief Nurse Executive and Vice President of Operations for Boys Town National Research Hospital and Clinics. She oversees the operational functions of Boys Town National Research Hospital, as well as the administration of clinical services to ensure that the hospital operates efficiently, effectively and in compliance with all regulations. Lori provides administrative leadership to clinic and hospital operations through both direct oversight and strong collaboration with shared support service leaders and ensures effective utilization of hospital physical and financial services. She exercises leadership, oversight and direction over the practice of nursing; quality, safety and accreditation activities; and risk management activities.
Lori began working at Boys Town in 2013 as the Quality and Accreditation Director, which led to her current leadership role. Prior to joining Boys Town, Lori worked for Creighton University Medical Associates for 23 years.
Lori received her master’s degree in nursing administration from Creighton University in 2013 and bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 1987. She was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society in 1999. Lori is also a member of Rotary International.