Teresa Lindfors, FACHE, RN

Mrs. Teresa Lindfors is the CNO & Vice-President of Patient Care Services at Stoughton Hospital in Stoughton. Stoughton Hospital is a Critical Access Hospital located in Dane County with a limited affiliation with SSM Healthcare. Mrs. Lindfors joined Stoughton Hospital in 1994 and has worked in a variety of clinical and leadership roles. She worked as the Emergency Services Manager beginning in 1998 before becoming Director of Ambulatory Services in 2003 and was named CNO & Vice-President of Patient Care Services in 2012.

Mrs. Lindfors holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the College of St. Catherine in St. Paul MN and a Master of Business degree from Upper Iowa University.

Mrs. Lindfors is a Fellow (FACHE) of the America College of Healthcare Executives and serves as a member on the ACHE Wisconsin Chapter Program Committee member. She also serves on the Wisconsin Organization of Nurse Executives (WONE) Board of Directors and was recently appointed to the WONE Membership Committee Chair. Mrs. Lindfors serves on the Wisconsin Hospital Association (WHA) Council on Rural Health and is also active in a number of local community organizations. She serves as the President for the Stoughton Area Resource Team, a non-profit which provides a safety net for families in crisis linking Stoughton families with community resources and provides support in housing, health, employment and financial assistance.

Outside of work Teresa enjoys traveling, exercising, reading, golfing and most of all spending time with her friends and family.