SG Hospitals

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Healthcare OrganizationLocation Shared Governance ModelContact
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for ChildrenWilmington, DENorine Watson, RN, MSN, CNAA, BC, Director of Nursing Excellence
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical CenterCincinnati, OHNursing and Interdisciplinary Shared Governance ProgramsJennifer Munafo, MA, Clinical Program Manager, Center for Professional Excellence
Cleveland Clinic - Hillcrest HospitalMayfield Heights, OHShared GovernanceAnn Stibich, BSN, RN-BC, Staff Nurse
Yale-New Haven HospitalNew Haven, CTShared GovernanceJason W. Malia, BSN, RN, EMT-P, Co-Chair, Staff Nurse Council
York HospitalYork, PAShared Decision MakingPaula F. Coe, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, Director, Center of Nursing Excellence and Innovation
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical CenterWinston-Salem, NCShared GovernanceCynthia King, RN, PhD, NP, FAAN, Program Director of Nursing Research
Vanderbilt University Medical CenterNashville, TNShared GovernanceErin Tickle, MMHC, BSN, RN, Director, Shared Governance
UT Southwestern Medical CenterDallas, TXShared GovernanceVictoria England, MBA, BSN, RN, NE-BC, Magnet Program Director
University of Texas Medical BranchGalveston, TXShared GovernanceEllarene Duis-Nittsche, RN, PhD, CNAA, BC, Project Director Magnet Recognition/Shared Governance
Highland HospitalRochester, NYShared GovernanceAnn Harrington, RN, MPA, NEA-BC, Director of Nursing Practice
Pitt County Memorial Hospital/Greenville, NCShared GovernanceTom Czaplijski, RN, Chief Nursing Officer
Tampa General HospitalTampa, FLShared GovernanceLeah Godfrey, RN, MHA, CNA, Director of Nursing Operations
St. Vincent Health SystemLittle Rock, ARShared GovernanceMaria Whitt, RN, BSN, MHSM, NEA-BC, Director of Nursing Excellence and Education
St. Louis Children's HospitalSt. Louis, MOShared LeadershipLisa M. Steurer, MSN, RN, CPNP, APN, Professional Practice & Systems
St. John Medical CenterTulsa, OKShared LeadershipPam Kiser, MS, RN, CPHQ, Director of Nursing Practice
St. Alexius Medical CenterBismark, NDNursing Shared GovernanceLinda Knodel, Director of Nursing & Executive VP
St. Peter's Health Care ServicesAlbany, NYShared GovernanceBarbara Bonificio, MS, RN-BC, Professional Practice Specialist
South Jersey HealthcareVineland, NJShared GovernanceBruce Boxer, PhD, MBA, RN, Magnet Coordinator
Seton Family of HospitalsAustin, TXNursing Practice Congress, 1996Karen Burkman, RN, MSN, Director of Nursing Practice
Saint Vincent Health SystemErie, PAShared Governance NursingJanice Hamscher, RN, MSN, Chief Nursing Officer
Saints Medical CenterLowell, MAShared GovernanceCatherine Z Curtis, RN, MSN, CCCNL, SMC Critical Care Nurse Leader/Educator
St. Luke's HospitalKansas City, MOShared Governance Professional Practice ModelDiane Trimble
Rush University Medical CenterChicago, ILShared GovernanceErik McIntosh, RN, CCRN, BSN, President, Professional Nursing Staff; Staff Nurse, Medical Intensive Care Unit
Rush Oak Park HospitalOak Park, ILShared GovernanceRachel E. Start, RN, MSN, NE-BC, Magnet Program Director
The Reading Hospital and Medical CenterWest Reading, PAShared GovernanceDonna Weber, RN, MSN, MBA, Vice President, Nursing
Porter Adventist HospitalDenver, COShared GovernanceSharon Pappas, RN, PhD, NEA-BC, Chief Nursing Officer
Penn Presbyterian Medical CenterPhiladelphia, PAShared GovernanceWilliam Hudson, BSN, RN, OCN, Magnet Program Director
Overlake Hospital Medical CenterBellevue, WAShared Governance, 1984Donna Sackville, RN, BSN, CEN, President, Clinical Care Congress,; Betsy Pesek, MN, BSN, RN, CCRN, Clinical Data Abstractor/Clinical Effectiveness
New York-PresbyterianNew York City, NYShared GovernanceFaye Wang, RN, MSN; Director, Nursing Practice & Quality - NYP/RHN, Shared Governance for Regional Hospitals; Reynaldo Rivera, RN, DNP, NEA-BC, FAAN, Director of Nursing Research and Innovation - NYP
Nottingham University HospitalsNottingham, UKShared Governance, 2012Anna-Marie Edwards, BSc (Hons), RN, Shared Governance Facilitator and Kerry Taylor, BA (Hons), RN, Shared Governance Facilitator

Northside HospitalAtlanta, GAShared Governance, 1997Pamela Russman-Chambers, MPH, MPP, BSN, RN, Patient Care QI Specialist
North Shore University HospitalManhasset, NYShared GovernanceKathleen Leask Capitulo DNSc, RN, FAAN - Chief Nursing Officer
New Hanover Regional Medical CenterWilmington, NCShared GovernanceCandace Asher, RN, BSN, CNOR; Ophthalmology/Radiation/Oncology Specialty Nurse, Nursing Congress Chair
Montgomery Regional HospitalBlacksburg, VAShared GovernanceLoressa Cole, MBA, BSN, RN, FACHE, NEA-BC, Chief Nursing Officer
Moses Cone Health SystemGreensboro, NCShared GovernanceDebbie Green, RN, MSN, Director, Practice, Education, and Research
Moffitt Cancer CenterTampa, FLShared GovernanceMary Beth Reardon, RN, MS, OCN, Executive Advisor for Nursing Excellence
Martin Memorial HospitalStuart, FLShared GovernanceBarbara Sorbello, RN, MSN, BC, CNAA, Assist. Administrator Patient Services
Miami Valley HospitalDayton, OHShared Governance, 1988Jayne Lachey Gmeiner, RN, MS, NEA-BC, Director, Center of Nursing Excellence & Palliative Care Programs
Memorial Health SystemSpringfield, ILShared GovernanceDonna A. Redding, PhD, RN, CNA, BC, Director, Nursing Systems Development
Mercy General Health PartnersMuskegon, MIShared GovernanceBarb Diehl, Director, Professional Support and Practice
Methodist HospitalsGary & Merrillville, INShared GovernanceLaura Hadt, RN, Manager ICU, SG Newsletter Editor
The Methodist HospitalHouston, TXShared GovernanceMary Shepherd, RN, MS, BC-NEA, Director, Magnet Program/Nursing Special Projects
Mercy Medical CenterBaltimore, MDStacey Brull, DNP, RN, NE-BC, Magnet Coordinator
The Medical Center of Central GeorgiaMacon. GAShared GovernanceMeryl Montgomery, RN, MSN, Nursing QI Coordinator
Lehigh Valley Hospital Allentown; Lehigh Valley Hospital – MuhlenbergAllentown, PA; Bethlehem, PAShared GovernanceKim Hitchings, RN, MSN, Manager, Professional Excellence
Lowell General HospitalLowell, MAShared GovernanceSusan Santana, MBA, RN, Magnet Coordinator
London Health Sciences CentreLondon, ONShared GovernanceDebra McAuslan, RN, MSCN, Professional Practice Specialist
Lancaster GeneralLancaster, PAProfessional Practice Model, 1991Judi Brendle, RN, MSN, Director of Evidence Based Practice and Nursing Research
King Hussein Cancer CenterAmman, JordanShared Governance, 2009Majeda A. AL-Ruzzieh, PhD(c), MSN, RN, Director of Nursing Services, US, Chairperson KHCC Steering Committtee for Magnet
Kennedy Health SystemStratford, NJShared Nursing GovernanceMartin Manno, PhD(c), MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, Corporate Director, Clinical Education and Professional Development
Kaweah Delta Health Care DistrictVisalia, CAShared GovernanceMary Laufer, MSN, RN-BC, Magnet Program Director
Jupiter Medical CenterJupiter, FLShared GovernanceCarol Milliken, DNP, RN, CEN, CPEN, CCRN,
Director of Inpatient Medical/ Surgical & Medical/Oncology
Hudson Valley Hospital CenterCortlandt Manor, NYShared GovernanceChristine Malmgreen, RN-BC, MA, MS, CHES, Associate Director of Professional Practice
Holy Spirit HospitalCamp Hill, PAProfessional Practice CouncilsPatricia A. Carnes, RN, BSN, MHA, NE-BC, Magnet Hospital Leader
Hartford HospitalHartford, CTNursing Shared Governance, 1998Linda Berger Spivack,RN, MSN, VP Patient Care Services
HealthAlliance of the Hudson ValleyKingston, NYShared GovernanceMaria Robertson, RN, CEN, Chair, Coordinating Council
Hahnemann University HospitalPhiladelphia, PAShared GovernanceAndrea Rost, RN, BSN, Director, Professional Development & Staff Education
Freeman Health SystemJoplin, MOShared GovernanceJeffrey Carrier, RN, NE-BC, FACHE, Chief Nursing Officer
Franklin Square Hospital CenterBaltimore, MDShared GovernanceRebecca Graystone, MS, MBA, RN, Magnet Coordinator
Aria HealthPhiladelphia, PANursing Clinical GovernanceBea Leyden, RN, BSN, CCRN, Magnet Program Coordinator
Fox Chase Cancer CenterPhiladelphia, PAShared Decision-MakingAnne Jadwin, RN, MSN, AOCN, CNA, Director of Nursing & Magnet Coordinator
Exeter HospitalExeter, NHShared Decision MakingJean Mellott, MSN, RN-BC, Director of Professional Development and Clinical Support
Einstein Healthcare NetworkPhiladelphia, PAShared GovernanceNancy Pokorny, MSN, MHA, RN, Director, Nursing Excellence
Conway Regional Medical Center

Conway, ARC.J. Newton, MSN, RN, NE-BC,
Director of Education & Magnet Program Director
Columbus Community HospitalColumbus, NEShared GovernanceLinda K.Walline, MSN, PHD, RN, Vice President of Nursing
The Childrens Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia, PANursing Shared GovernanceAshley E. Weaver, RN, BSN, Clinical Nurse, PEAK I, N/IICU,
Department Advancing Practice & Education Chair
Chilton HospitalPompton Plains, NJShared GovernanceKaren Stutzer, PhD, RN, APN-C, Executive Director - Nursing Practice, Critical Care/Medical Surgical Services
Children's Medical CenterDallas, TXShared GovernanceVictoria England, RN, MBA, Magnet Program Director
Central Baptist HospitalLexington, KYShared GovernanceKaren Hill, RN, MSN, CNAA, FACHE, CNE
Beaumont Health System, Royal Oak HospitalRoyal Oak, MIShared GovernanceAnne Ronk, RN, MSN, NEA-BC, Nursing Director of Women, Children, and Psychiatric Services
Bayhealth Medical CenterDover and Milford, DENursing Shared GovernanceHeidi Legates, MSN, RN, Director, Patient Care Services, Milford Campus and Magnet Program
Barnes-Jewish HospitalSt. Louis, MOPatent Care Shared Governance Council, 1999Eileen Costantinou, RN, MSN, Practice Consultant
Jersey City Medical CenterJersey City, NJ Mabel LaForgia, DNP, RN, CNL, Director of Nursing Research, Evidence-Based Practice and Magnet Program
University Medical CenterTucson, AZUnit GovernanceBecky Hull
AtlantiCare Regional Medical CenterAtlantic City, NJShared GovernanceElizabeth Readeau, MSN, RN , NE-BC, Assistant Vice President, Nursing
Akron General HospitalAkron, OHShared GovernanceKImberly Kerr, MSN, RN-C, Director of Staff Development & Nursing Research
Akron Children's HospitalAkron, OHShared GovernanceMichele Wilmoth, BSN, RN, Nurse Manager, School Health Services
Advocate Good Samaritan HospitalDowners Grove, ILShared Governance Jennifer Anderson, MS, RN-BC, Manager, Nursing Support Services
Wellstar Cobb HospitalAustell, GAShared GovernanceVicki Crous
St. Anthony North HospitalWestminister, COWhole System Shared GovernanceMarsha Parker, RN, MS, CPHQ, Director of Quality and Medical Staff
Stanford Hospital & ClinicsStanford, CAShared GovernanceJanette V. Moreno, RN, MSN, CCRN, PCS Clinical Practice Coordinator, Shared Leadership Coordinator, Nursing Education & Practice
Montefiore Medical CenterBronx, NYNursing GovernanceChristine Greenidge, MSN, APRN, BC, Director of Nursing Professional Practice
American University of Beirut Medical CenterBeirut, LebanonShared GovernanceAlik Sarian, RN, BSN, Coordinator, Magnet Recognition Program
LewisGale Medical CenterSalem, VAShared GovernanceJudy Plemmons, MSN, RN, Magnet Coordinator
Hunterdon Medical CenterFlemington, NJShared Governance, 1989Patricia Steingall, RN, MS, NABC, Vice President, Patient Care Services
University of New Mexico HospitalsAlbuquerque, NMShared GovernanceAdrienne Fugett, RN, BSN, MBA, Magnet Program Manager
Mariners HospitalTavernier, FLShared GovernanceDawn Kressly, MSN, RN, Magnet Project Coordinator
Morristown Medical CenterMorristown, NJShared GovernanceWendy Silverstein, RN, MA, ACNS-BC, Nurse Manager, Shared Governance/Magnet/Education