Christel Grazier, Wyomissing, has been named Director of Perioperative Services for The Reading Hospital and Medical Center. In this position, she will oversee PreAdmission Testing, Operating Room, Post-Anesthesia Care Unit, and outpatient SurgiCenters.
Grazier has spent most of her career at Altoona Regional Health System. From 2007-2011, she served as Administrative Director of Surgical Services. From 2006-2007, she was the Nurse Manager of the Altoona Hospital Operating Room. And from 1983 to 2006 she served as a Staff Nurse, first in the Maternity Unit, then in the Operating Room and Trauma Center.
Grazier hold’s a master’s degree in health and human services from Mount Aloysius College in Cresson, Pa., and a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Pennsylvania State University. She earned her registered nursing diploma from Altoona Hospital School of Nursing.