Elizabeth Turcotte, MSN, RN-BC, ONC
Elizabeth Turcotte joined Central Maine Medical Center as a staff nurse in 2003. Since July 2009, she has been the Nurse Manager of the Orthopaedic Institute of Central Maine at Central Maine Medical Center. Ms. Turcotte received her Associates Degree in Nursing at Central Maine Community College in 2003 and Masters of Science in Nursing at Walden University in Minneapolis, MN in 2012. She is board certified through the ANCC in Medical Surgical Nursing as well as has received her certification in Orthopaedic Nursing through the ONCB.
Ms. Turcotte has an extensive background in orthopaedic nursing. She is a member and volunteer of National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses for which she has nationally presented, authored, and served as an ad hoc reviewer for evidence based text material. Over the past year, Ms. Turcotte has also taught the orthopaedic review course on a national basis through NAON. In addition, she is a recertification committee member for the Orthopaedic Nursing Certification Board and serves as co-chair for the Nursing Advisory Council for Central Maine Community College.
Ms. Turcotte lives in Auburn ME with her husband and their two children. She enjoys traveling and has a passion for photography. She is active in the community through local professional associations and volunteers her time as a board member for Auburn Suburban Little League.