- Charlotte US-NC
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CIVIC ACTIVITIESMember – Advisory Board, Queens University of Charlotte, NC Advisory Board, UNCC Charlotte, School of Nursing, NC Advisory Board, Carolinas School of Health Sciences, NC
Lifelong learning, methods of achieving high reliability in safety and quality in patient care
CAROLINAS HEALTHCARE SYSTEM – Charlotte, NC
Jan 2013 – PresentVice President, Administration /Chief Nurse Executive (CNE) Central DivisionCarolinas Healthcare System is the 3rd largest public system in the United States.Carolinas Medical Center (CMC) is its flagship hospital, and is an 893 bed, level I academic teaching center. Mercy hospital is a 162 bed community hospital. The Central Division consists of CMC and Mercy.
2007 – 2012
Vice President, Administration/Chief Nurse Executive (CNE)
Leader of the Nursing Division and Accountable for Capacity Management and the Performance of Inpatient Adult Cost Centers.
Chief Nurse Accountable for Nursing Practice and for Safe Quality Care
Member of the Carolinas Healthcare System Chief Nurse Executive Council. In collaboration with System CNE’s:
SSM HEALTHCARE – De Paul Health Center, St. Louis, MO 1993 – 2006Vice President, Patient Care Services/Chief Nurse Executive (CNE)
SSM is one of the largest Catholic systems in the country and the first healthcare winner of the Malcolm Baldridge award.Regional accountability for nursing leadership of 7 hospitals in SSM St. Louis as Chair of the SSM St. Louis Chief Nurse Executive Council.Responsible for specific hospital operations and patient care services in a 472 bed community hospital reporting directly to the President.
Leader of the SSM St. Louis Chief Nurse Executive Council.
Hospital Operations Leader Accountable for Demand Management and for Performance of Cost Centers constituting 40% of the Organization’s Labor Budget.
Leader of the Exceptional Customer Satisfaction Council at De Paul. This is one of the four strategic councils directing the organization’s work.
Hospital CNE Responsible for Visionary and Transformational Patient Care Practice.
Developed successful strategy for the Baldridge site visit at SSM De Paul Health Center in 2002.
Montefiore is the University Hospital and Academic Medical Center for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and is renowned for clinical research and innovation.
Performed a variety of leadership roles in this 1003 bed tertiary care center.
Director of Nursing – Medical Services 1987 – 1993Administrative Nursing Supervisor – Orthopedics 1983 – 1987Care Team Coordinator – Surgical Services 1980 – 1983Staff Nurse – Critical Care 1977 – 1980Staff Nurse – Medicine 1975 – 1977
Expected graduation August 2013
Master of Business Administration