SG Hospitals

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Location Shared Governance ModelContact
Beaumont Health, Royal OakRoyal Oak, MISandra Pardington, BSN, RN, CCRN, Shared Governance Coordinator, Staff Nurse, CCU
York HospitalYork, PAShared Decision MakingPaula F. Coe, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, Director, Center of Nursing Excellence and Innovation
The Valley HospitalRidgewood, NJEileen Bersick, PhD, RN, NE-BC,
Director, Nursing Research
Tampa General HospitalTampa, FLShared GovernanceLeah Godfrey, RN, MHA, CNA, Director of Nursing Operations
St. Louis Children's HospitalSt. Louis, MOShared LeadershipLisa M. Steurer, MSN, RN, CPNP, APN, Professional Practice & Systems
St. Luke's HospitalKansas City, MOShared Governance Professional Practice ModelDiane Trimble
Monmouth Medical CenterLong Branch, NJJulie Villa, MSN, RN, CCRN-K, Director of Nursing Excellence and Innovation,
Magnet Program Director
Rush Copley Medical CenterAurora, ILSharon Brooks, MSN, APRN, RNC-OB, CNML
Director, Nursing Professional Practice
Rush University Medical CenterChicago, ILShared GovernanceErik McIntosh, RN, CCRN, BSN, President, Professional Nursing Staff; Staff Nurse, Medical Intensive Care Unit
Raritan Bay Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian HealthPerth Amboy, NJLisa Guinta, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC, Magnet Program Director
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PAShared GovernanceJacqueline G. Somerville, PhD, RN, FAAN, Chief Nurse Executive
North Shore University HospitalManhasset, NYShared GovernanceKathleen Leask Capitulo DNSc, RN, FAAN - Chief Nursing Officer
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for ChildrenWilmington, DENorine Watson, RN, MSN, CNAA, BC, Director of Nursing Excellence
Miami Valley HospitalDayton, OHShared Governance, 1988Jayne Lachey Gmeiner, RN, MS, NEA-BC, Director, Center of Nursing Excellence & Palliative Care Programs
Southern Ocean Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian Health
Manahawkin, NJ
System Accreditation
Lisa Guinta, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC,
Magnet Program Director
Riverview Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian HealthRed Bank, NJ
System Accreditation
Lisa Guinta, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC,
Magnet Program Director
Ocean Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian Health
Brick, NJ
System Accreditation
Lisa Guinta, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC,
Magnet Program Director
Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian HealthNeptune, NJ
System Accreditation
Lisa Guinta, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC,
Magnet Program Director
Bayshore Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian HealthHolmdel, NJ
System Accreditation
Lisa Guinta, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC, Magnet Program Director
MedStar Franklin Square Medical CenterBaltimore, MDShared GovernanceGina (Orr) Shelley, MS, BSN, RN, Magnet Co-Director
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
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
Inspira Health NetworkVineland, NJShared GovernanceBruce Boxer, PhD, MBA, RN, Magnet Coordinator
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
Moses Cone Health SystemGreensboro, NCShared GovernanceDebbie Green, RN, MSN, Director, Practice, Education, and Research
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical CenterCincinnati, OHNursing and Interdisciplinary Shared Governance ProgramsHeather Marath, BBS, BSN, RN-BC, Program Manager Center for Professional Excellence - Professional Practice
Children's Hospital Los AngelesLos Angeles, CASuzanne Taylor, EdD, MSN, RN-BC,
Director, Clinical Education & Professional Development
St. Alexius Medical CenterBismarck, NDNursing Shared GovernanceLinda Knodel, Director of Nursing & Executive VP
Children's Medical CenterDallas, TXShared GovernanceVictoria England, RN, MBA, Magnet Program Director
Porter Adventist HospitalDenver, COShared GovernanceSharon Pappas, RN, PhD, NEA-BC, Chief Nursing Officer
Carilion Roanoke Memorial HospitalRoanoke, VAPamela Lindsey, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, Magnet Program Director
Beaumont Health, TroyTroy, MIKelley McMillan, MSN, RNC-OB, NP-C, C-EFM,
Director Education, Research and the Magnet Program
Bayhealth Medical CenterDover and Milford, DENursing Shared GovernanceAndrea Holecek, EdD, MSN, MBA, RN, NE-BC, FACHE,
Sr. Director of Patient Care Services - Milford,
Magnet Program Director
Barnes-Jewish HospitalSt. Louis, MOPatent Care Shared Governance Council, 1999Eileen Costantinou, RN, MSN, Practice Consultant
Baptist Health LexingtonLexington, KYShared GovernanceKaren Hill, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE, FAAN, COO/CNO
Jefferson Health - NortheastPhiladelphia, PANursing Clinical GovernanceBea Leyden, BSN, MBA, RN, CPHQ, NEA-BC, Director, Nursing Clinical Practice/Performance Improvement
Morristown Medical CenterMorristown, NJShared GovernanceWendy Silverstein, DNP, RN-BC, CNML, CPHQ, Nurse Manager, Shared Governance, Nursing Education and Magnet
Saint Vincent Health SystemErie, PAShared Governance NursingJanice Hamscher, RN, MSN, Chief Nursing Officer
Stanford Hospital & ClinicsStanford, CAShared GovernanceJanette V. Moreno, RN, MSN, CCRN, PCS Clinical Practice Coordinator, Shared Leadership Coordinator, Nursing Education & Practice
Reading Hospital - Tower HealthWest Reading, PAShared GovernanceDonna Weber, RN, MSN, MBA, Vice President, Nursing
Moffitt Cancer CenterTampa, FLShared GovernanceMary Beth Reardon, RN, MS, OCN, Executive Advisor for Nursing Excellence
Mercy Medical CenterBaltimore, MDStacey Brull, DNP, RN, NE-BC, Magnet Coordinator
LewisGale Medical CenterSalem, VAShared GovernanceJudy Plemmons, MSN, RN, Magnet Coordinator
LewisGale Hospital MontgomeryBlacksburg, VAShared GovernanceLoressa Cole, MBA, BSN, RN, FACHE, NEA-BC, Chief Nursing Officer
Methodist HospitalSan Antonio, TXShared GovernanceMary C Hernandez, MSN, RN-BC, Education Coordinator/Nursing Professional Practice for MH
UT Southwestern Medical CenterDallas, TXShared GovernanceVictoria England, MBA, BSN, RN, NE-BC, Magnet Program Director
Advocate Good Samaritan HospitalDowners Grove, ILShared Governance Jennifer Anderson, MS, RN-BC, Manager, Nursing Support Services
University of New Mexico HospitalsAlbuquerque, NMShared GovernanceAdrienne Fugett, RN, BSN, MBA, Magnet Program Manager
Cleveland Clinic - Hillcrest HospitalMayfield Heights, OHAnn Stibich, BSN, RN-BC, Staff Nurse; Nancy Dewalt, BSN, RN, PCCN, NE-BC, Magnet Coordinator
Christiana Care Health SystemNew Castle, DENursing Professional GovernanceChristopher E. Otto, BSN, RN, CHFN, PCCN, CCRN,
Manager, Nursing Professional Excellence
Wellstar Cobb HospitalAustell, GAShared GovernanceVicki Crous
Mariners HospitalTavernier, FLShared GovernanceDawn Kressly, MSN, RN, Magnet Project Coordinator
Yale-New Haven HospitalNew Haven, CTShared GovernanceJason W. Malia, BSN, RN, EMT-P, Co-Chair, Staff Nurse Council
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
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
St. John Medical CenterTulsa, OKShared LeadershipPam Kiser, MS, RN, CPHQ, Director of Nursing Practice
Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital Zhejiang University School of Medicine
Hangzhou, Zhechiang, ChinaXiaoyun Hu, MSN, RN, Magnet & SG Coordinator
St. Peter's Health Care ServicesAlbany, NYShared GovernanceBarbara Bonificio, MS, RN-BC, Professional Practice Specialist
Seton Family of HospitalsAustin, TXNursing Practice Congress, 1996Karen Burkman, RN, MSN, Director of Nursing Practice
Saints Medical CenterLowell, MAShared GovernanceCatherine Z Curtis, RN, MSN, CCCNL, SMC Critical Care Nurse Leader/Educator
Rush Oak Park HospitalOak Park, ILShared GovernanceRachel E. Start, RN, MSN, NE-BC, Magnet Program Director
Penn Presbyterian Medical CenterPhiladelphia, PAShared GovernanceJames Ballinghoff, MSN, MBA, RN, NEA-BC,
Chief Nursing Officer/Associate Executive Director
Melisa Stanton, MSN, MPH, RN-BC, Director of Professional Practice and Nursing Outcomes
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
New Hanover Regional Medical CenterWilmington, NCShared GovernanceJessica Nowak, RN-BC, BSN; Staff Nurse, Adult Inpatient Surgery Unit; Chair, Nursing Congress
Montefiore Medical CenterBronx, NYNursing GovernanceChristine Greenidge, MSN, APRN, BC, Director of Nursing Professional Practice
Memorial Health SystemSpringfield, ILShared GovernanceDonna A. Redding, PhD, RN, CNA, BC, Director, Nursing Systems Development
Methodist HospitalsGary & Merrillville, INShared GovernanceLaura Hadt, RN, Manager ICU, SG Newsletter Editor
Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical CenterHouston, TexasCherylann Campbell Vaillancourt, MSN, MHA, RN, CCRN, NE-BC, Director of Nursing Practice & Innovation
Martin Memorial HospitalStuart, FLShared GovernanceBarbara Sorbello, RN, MSN, BC, CNAA, Assist. Administrator Patient Services
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
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
The Methodist HospitalHouston, TXShared GovernanceMary Shepherd, RN, MS, BC-NEA, Director, Magnet Program/Nursing Special Projects
The Medical Center of Central GeorgiaMacon. GAShared GovernanceMeryl Montgomery, RN, MSN, Nursing QI Coordinator
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
Fox Chase Cancer CenterPhiladelphia, PAShared Decision-MakingAnne Jadwin, RN, MSN, AOCN, CNA, Director of Nursing & Magnet Coordinator
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 GovernanceDorothy Bybee, MSN/MBA-HC, RN, Chief Nursing Officer
Childrens Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia, PANursing Shared GovernanceAleshia Harrison, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, CSN, Shared Governance Program Manager
CHI St. VincentLittle Rock, ARShared GovernanceMaria Whitt, RN, BSN, MHSM, NEA-BC, Director of Nursing Excellence and Education
Chilton HospitalPompton Plains, NJShared GovernanceKaren Stutzer, PhD, RN, APN-C, Executive Director - Nursing Practice, Critical Care/Medical Surgical Services
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
American University of Beirut Medical CenterBeirut, LebanonShared GovernanceAlik Sarian, RN, BSN, Coordinator, Magnet Recognition Program
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 GovernanceMeghan Weese, MSN, RN, CPN, NEA-BC, Supervisor and Magnet Coordinator
Nursing Professional Practice
Nottingham University HospitalsNottingham, UKEmily Rowe, RN, Shared Governance Facilitator

St. Anthony North HospitalWestminister, COWhole System Shared GovernanceMarsha Parker, RN, MS, CPHQ, Director of Quality and Medical Staff
Mercy General Health PartnersMuskegon, MIShared GovernanceBarb Diehl, Director, Professional Support and Practice
Northside HospitalAtlanta, GAShared Governance, 1997Pamela Russman-Chambers, MPH, MPP, BSN, RN, Patient Care QI Specialist
Overlake HospitalBellevue, WAShared Governance, 1984Donna Sackville, RN, BSN, CEN, President, Clinical Care Congress,; Betsy Pesek, MN, BSN, RN, CCRN, Clinical Data Abstractor/Clinical Effectiveness
Hunterdon Medical CenterFlemington, NJShared Governance, 1989Patricia Steingall, RN, MS, NABC, Vice President, Patient Care Services