Terri Gardner has been named director of perioperative services at St. Luke’s Nampa Medical Center. Previously, Gardner served as a manager at Saint Alphonsus in Boise where she was responsible for daily operations of the main operating rooms for the past five years with a focus on orthopedic and neurologic specialties. Her experience with project management includes opening the Idaho Surgery Center and serving as the administrator for seven years.
Gardner has also worked in nursing roles in the ambulatory care unit and ER at St. Luke’s Meridian Medical Center, as director of nursing for Emerald Surgical Center in Boise, and as director of perioperative nursing and IV therapy at St. Vincent Hospital in Portland, Oregon. Gardner holds a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Boise State University.