Kim Blank of Fergus Falls, a Certified Senior Professional in Human Resources, recently joined the Senior Management Team of Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby as Chief Human Resource Officer.
The past three years, Blank worked as Human Resource Director for Lake Region Healthcare where she also served as Volunteer Coordinator and Human Resource Compliance. She also worked as Director of Human Resources for Prairie Community Services, Inc., in Morris; Team Leader/Career Planner/Workforce Instructor for Stearns-Benton Employment & Training Council in St. Cloud; and as Human Resource Specialist for Automotive Parts Headquarters, Inc., in St. Cloud.
Blank holds a Masters of Art degree in Management with Human Resource Emphasis from The College of St. Scholastica. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology-Behavior Analysis at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.
In her new position, Blank will direct all aspects of CRMC’s Human Resources Department to ensure the people strategies, programs and operations are efficient, effective, coordinated and in alignment with the organization’s needs, priorities and strategy. She will provide guidance on creating a culture that focuses on employee and patient satisfaction and an environment that supports CRMC’s mission, vision, and values.