Director of Nursing

Julie Tegay

Julie is the Director of Nursing at Wellbridge. She serves as the administrator for the medical stabilization program, responsible for day-to-day operations. With a focus on patient safety and family-centered care, she believes that a strong partnership with patients and their families contributes to optimal patient outcomes.

Julie has demonstrated accomplishments in safety and quality outcomes in reducing medication errors, employee injuries, improving patient throughput and enhancing behavioral health care. She has presented at a national conference on Safe Patient Handling, has taught humanism, and conducts awareness training on human trafficking.

Julie is a Registered Nurse who obtained a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Newfoundland and a Master in Nursing in Leadership & Administration from Western Governors University.  She is a Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) with 20 years’ experience in patient care and progressive leadership.