In her position as Chief Nursing Officer, Jennifer Cannon leads patient
care services including nursing, nursing education, pharmacy and clinical
informatics at Providence. Cannon has more than 20 years of experience
in a wide range of nursing positions.
Past roles for Cannon have included staff nurse in Skilled Nursing, telemetry
and ICU; a Charge nurse on Skilled Nursing and Telemetry units; Critical
Care Clinical Supervisor; Clinical Supervisor of Surgical Acute and Joint
and Spine Centers; Director of Medical Surgical Services; and Director
Cannon received a Master’s degree in Business Administration from
Mid America Nazarene University in Olathe, Kan., a BSN from St. Mary’s
University, Leavenworth Kan., and her Associates degree in Nursing from
Kansas City Kansas Community College. She has her PCCN (Progressive Care
Certified Nurse) certification from the American Association of Critical-Care
Cannon is a member of the Kansas City Association of Nurse Executives(KCANE).