Jude Hebert, RN, BSN
Executive Vice President of Nursing Services
Jude Hebert serves as the Executive Vice President of Nursing Services for Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS). With strong leadership skills and years of clinical experience, his main focus is to promote clinical nursing excellence throughout the CIS organization.
Hebert first joined CIS in 2000 as a registered nurse physician extender in the Thibodaux practice. In 2005, he was appointed to RN team leader, where he oversaw clinical duties of all nursing personnel and medical staff in the clinic and hospital setting. He also worked alongside the physicians to promote a team approach to patient care and enhance the clinical experience. In January of 2015, he was appointed to the position of clinical services manager for all CIS locations.
Hebert has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. He previously worked as a staff nurse in the emergency department and intensive care unit at Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center in Houma, Louisiana. He also served on the recovery team for coronary artery bypass grafts at Denton Regional Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.
Hebert is part of the medical practice committee at CIS and is involved in many clinical forums to enhance quality patient care. He works closely with CIS management to streamline clinical efficiency, promote nursing education, and facilitate a positive patient experience. He has also served on the clinical excellence committee for congestive heart failure and acute myocardial infarction at Thibodaux Regional Medical Center, where he was also on the steering committee for clinical information technology. Additionally, Hebert continues to serve on local advisory nursing boards throughout the state.
In 2014, Hebert was awarded the CIS Mary Domangue Award, which is presented to the CIS team leader that most exemplifies the high standards of patient care, compassion and dedication, showing that she carries on the mission, vision and values held true by the staff and physicians of CIS. He has also received other accolades from CIS including the All-Star Award, Leadership Award and Ace Award.