For Immediate Release December 09, 2022

Jo-Ayne Kerry-Turner, MSN, FNP, has joined the University of Maryland Shore Regional Health’s Clark Comprehensive Breast Center team after more than 15 years as a provider with Chesapeake Healthcare in Salisbury, Md.JoAyne Kerry-Turner headshot.

Prior to her position with Chesapeake Healthcare, Kerry-Turner served as an emergency department nurse for both UM Shore Medical Center at Dorchester (2003- 2006) and Peninsula Regional Medical Center/Tidal Health (2002- 2003). Early in her career, she worked in oncology and medical-surgical nursing at the former McCready Hospital in Crisfield, Md.

Kerry-Turner earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Salisbury University, and her Master of Science in Nursing and Nurse Practitioner Certification from Wilmington University.

"We are excited to welcome Jo-Ayne to our team," said Jeanie Scott, Director of Oncology Services at UM Shore Regional Health. "She fits in wonderfully thanks to her eagerness to care for and learn from our patients. We are confident she will provide compassionate care to the women we serve in our community."

To learn more about the services of the Clark Comprehensive Breast Center, call 410-820-9400 or visit