Jan Keys, DNP, RN
Chief Nursing Executive
Jan Keys is the Chief Nursing Executive (CNE) at the Erlanger Health System. She previously served as Administrative Director of Operations for the health system.
Before her arrival at Erlanger in 2011, Dr. Keys served as Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer at Hamilton Medical Center in Dalton, Ga. During her tenure at the Georgia hospital, she received the Robert Woods Johnson Award, earning her national recognition for her research and implementation of transforming care at the bedside for nurses.
Dr. Keys received her B.S. and Master of Science Degrees in Nursing from State University of West Georgia. In 2007, she was named a Wharton Fellow from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School for Nurse Executives. She received her doctorate degree in nursing practice from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 2012.