Sandi Petersen, R.N., M.SN., CLNC was appointed chief nursing officer at Trinity Hospice in July 2004. Trinity, with 26 locations across nine states, is the nation's seventh largest hospice provider. The company offers palliative care and support services to terminally ill patients and their families, while focusing on meeting their physical, emotional and spiritual needs. In her role as chief nursing officer, Petersen is focused on assuring that the company continually meets its clinical requirements from both a regulatory and billing compliance standpoint. Peterson ensures that Trinity appropriately adheres to the necessary Medicare and regulatory guidelines throughout the company's entire multi-location network.