DNP, APRN, FNP-C
Chief Nursing Officer, Community Health Center, Inc.
Dr. Mary Blankson is the Chief Nursing Officer for Community Health Center, Inc., overseeing diverse nursing and medical assistant (MA) services across the CHCI network, including primary care, health care for the homeless, and school-based health services. As CNO, she ensures the quality and expansion of nursing services, the development of nursing policy, and continuing nurse education to enhance the team-based care model. Mary also collaborates directly with the chief medical officer to ensure high standard, evidenced-based primary care delivery along with Joint Commission and Patient-Centered Medical Home compliance throughout CHCI. She also works closely with the chiefs of behavioral health and dentistry to promote interprofessional care. Mary earned her MSN at Yale University in 2005 and her DNP at Johns Hopkins University in 2015.