LaVern Delaney

Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President, Patient Care Services, Alamance Regional Medical Center

Lavern Delaney

LaVern Delaney serves as chief nursing officer and vice president, patient care services, Alamance Regional Medical Center. Delaney, who assumed this role in 2013, has responsibility for nursing, rehabilitation, emergency, women's & children's and operative services for Alamance Regional Medical Center and MedCenter Mebane.

Delaney joined Cone Health in 2005 as a nursing department director. In 2007, she was named director of nursing services for cardiovascular and critical care.

Delaney earned a master’s degree in business administration and health administration from Pfeiffer University, Misenheimer, North Carolina; a master’s degree in nursing from the University of Virginia, Charlottesville; and a bachelor’s degree in nursing from University of Virginia, Charlottesville. She completed a chief nursing officer fellowship through the Health Management Academy. 

Delaney is a board-certified nurse executive by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She was named "Top Registered Nurse in 2020" by Today's Nurse-Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare.  In 2016, she was recognized as a Great 100 Nurse in North Carolina.

Delaney serves as the president of CrossRoads, a child and adult sexual assault, abuse and human trafficking response/resource center. She is also a board member of HealthShare Credit Union.