Johna Magnuson, a registered nurse, has been hired as the manager of the medical, surgical and telemetry units for Northern Nevada Medical Center.
Magnuson has more than 25 years of experience as a registered nurse. She spent the last three years as the chief nursing officer at Hillsboro Community Hospital in Kansas.
Magnuson has a bachelor’s degree in nursing from North Park University in Chicago.
Gov. Steve Sisolak made it clear Wednesday night his latest directive urging as many Nevadans as can to stay home is not martial law but a plea for everyone not in a critical, essential industry to not go out and possibly spread the coronavirus.