SG Hospitals

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LocationShared Governance ModelContact
VA Maine Healthcare SystemAugusta, MEShared GovernanceAnn M. Colomy, DNP, MSN, RN, CNE,
Evidence-Based Practice/Pathway to Excellence RN
Summa HealthAkron, OHNursing Shared GovernanceChristine Benson, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, Magnet Program Director;
Karrie Boss ,DNP, RN, APRN, ACCNS-AG, CCRN, System Director Evidence-based Practice
Karen Steiner, MSN, RN, NE-BC, NPD-BC, System Director Nursing Professional Practice
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
; Kristy Brenn, MSN, RN, CPEN, NPD-BC,
CARE Ladder and Continuing Education Coordinator,
Center of Nursing Professional Practice
Almoosa Specialist HospitalAl-Ahasa, Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNursing Shared Governance
St. Peter's Health Partners: St. Peter's HospitalAlbany, NYCarole Wickham, DNS, RN, CNS-BC, Director of Professional Practice & Nursing Research
University of New Mexico HospitalsAlbuquerque, NMShared GovernanceAdrienne Fugett, RN, BSN, MBA, Magnet Program Manager
Lehigh Valley Hospital Allentown; Lehigh Valley Hospital – MuhlenbergAllentown, PA; Bethlehem, PAShared GovernanceKim Hitchings, RN, MSN, Manager, Professional Excellence
King Hussein Cancer CenterAmman, JordanMajeda A. AL-Ruzzieh, PhD, MSN, RN, Chief Nursing Officer, Certificate Holder in Fundamentals of Magnet®, ANCC
St. Joseph Mercy Ann ArborAnn Arbor, MIShared Governance
Northside HospitalAtlanta, GAShared Governance, 1997Pamela Russman-Chambers, MPH, MPP, BSN, RN, Patient Care QI Specialist
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

Atlantic City, NJShared GovernanceElizabeth Readeau, MSN, RN , NE-BC, Assistant Vice President, Nursing
Rush Copley Medical CenterAurora, ILShared GovernanceSharon Brooks, MSN, APRN, RNC-OB, CNML
Director, Nursing Professional Practice
Wellstar Cobb HospitalAustell, GAShared GovernanceVicki Crous
Seton Family of HospitalsAustin, TXNursing Practice Congress, 1996Karen Burkman, RN, MSN, Director of Nursing Practice
MedStar Franklin Square Medical CenterBaltimore, MDShared GovernanceGina (Orr) Shelley, MS, BSN, RN, Magnet Co-Director
Mercy Medical CenterBaltimore, MDStacey Brull, DNP, RN, NE-BC, Magnet Coordinator
American University of Beirut Medical CenterBeirut, LebanonShared GovernanceAlik Sarian, RN, BSN, Coordinator, Magnet Recognition Program
Overlake HospitalBellevue, WAShared Governance, 1984Donna Sackville, RN, BSN, CEN, President, Clinical Care Congress,; Betsy Pesek, MN, BSN, RN, CCRN, Clinical Data Abstractor/Clinical Effectiveness
Southwestern Vermont Medical CenterBennington, VTBentley Munsell, BSN, RN, CEN, Clinical Coordinator, Emergency Department
Jenny Coutu, MSN, RN, OCN, Nurse Manager, Cancer Center
Suburban Hospital | Johns Hopkins MedicineBethesda, MDKarin Nevius, MSN, RN, CCRN-K,
Director, Professional Practice and Quality
St. Alexius Medical CenterBismarck, NDNursing Shared GovernanceLinda Knodel, Director of Nursing & Executive VP
LewisGale Hospital MontgomeryBlacksburg, VAShared GovernanceLoressa Cole, MBA, BSN, RN, FACHE, NEA-BC, Chief Nursing Officer
Brigham and Women’s Faulkner HospitalBoston, MAShared GovernanceRose LaPlante, MBA, MSN, RN, Nursing Quality and Magnet Program Manager
Ocean Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian Health
Brick, NJ
System Accreditation
Lisa Guinta, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC,
Magnet Program Director
Montefiore Medical CenterBronx, NYNursing GovernanceChristine Greenidge, MSN, APRN, BC, Director of Nursing Professional Practice
Penn State Health Holy Spirit HospitalCamp Hill, PAProfessional Practice CouncilsPatricia A. Carnes, RN, BSN, MHA, NE-BC, Magnet Hospital Leader
Rush University Medical CenterChicago, ILMelissa Browning, DNP, APRN, CCNS, NE-BC, LSSGB, Magnet Director
The University of Chicago MedicineChicago, ILJenni Anderson, MS, RN, NPD-BC, NEA-BC, Director, Nursing Programs/Magnet Program Director
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
Columbus Community HospitalColumbus, NEShared GovernanceDorothy Bybee, MSN/MBA-HC, RN, Chief Nursing Officer
Conway Regional Medical Center

Conway, AR
First Reaccreditation
Suzanne Harris, MS, BA, BSN, RN, NE-BC, Magnet Program Director
New York-Presbyterian Hudson Valley HospitalCortlandt Manor, NYShared GovernanceChristine Malmgreen, RN-BC, MA, MS, CHES, Associate Director of Professional Practice
Kootenai HealthCoeur d'Alene, IDLori Moss, MN, RN, Magnet Program Director
Children's Medical CenterDallas, TXShared GovernanceMisty Daugherty, BSN, RN, CPHQ, Program Manager, Professional Nursing Practice
UT Southwestern Medical CenterDallas, TXShared Governance Ramona Baucham PhD, MSN, MSORD, RN,
Director, Magnet Program & Research Department

Miami Valley HospitalDayton, OHShared Governance, 1988Jayne Lachey Gmeiner, RN, MS, NEA-BC, Director, Center of Nursing Excellence & Palliative Care Programs
Porter Adventist HospitalDenver, COShared GovernanceHollie Caldwell, PhD, RN,
Nurse Scientist
Sidra MedicineDoha, QatarDina Schnurman, MSN/MBA, CPN, CPON, RN,
Director of Nursing- Education, Professional Practice & Standards
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
WellSpan Ephrata Community HospitalEphrata, PAShared Decision MakingKatrina Fetter, MSN, RN, AOCNS, AGCNS-BC, NEA-BC,
Director Clinical Development
Saint Vincent Health SystemErie, PAShared Governance NursingJanice Hamscher, RN, MSN, Chief Nursing Officer
Hunterdon Medical CenterFlemington, NJShared Governance, 1989Patricia Steingall, RN, MS, NABC, Vice President, Patient Care Services
University of Texas Medical BranchGalveston, TXShared GovernanceEllarene Duis-Nittsche, RN, PhD, CNAA, BC, Project Director Magnet Recognition/Shared Governance
Methodist HospitalsGary & Merrillville, INShared GovernanceLaura Hadt, RN, Manager ICU, SG Newsletter Editor
Moses Cone Health SystemGreensboro, NCShared GovernanceDebbie Green, RN, MSN, Director, Practice, Education, and Research
ECU HealthGreenville, NCShared GovernanceTom Czaplijski, RN, Chief Nursing Officer
Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital Zhejiang University School of Medicine
Hangzhou, Zhechiang, ChinaShared GovernanceXiaoyun Hu, MSN, RN, Magnet & SG Coordinator
Hartford HospitalHartford, CTNursing Shared Governance, 1998Linda Berger Spivack,RN, MSN, VP Patient Care Services
Bayshore Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian HealthHolmdel, NJ
System Accreditation
Lisa Guinta, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC, Magnet Program Director
Texas Children's HospitalHouston, TXNursing Professional GovernanceJody Childs, MBA, RN, CNML,
Assistant Director, Nursing Magnet Program
Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical CenterHouston, TXCherylann Campbell Vaillancourt, MSN, MHA, RN, CCRN, NE-BC, Director of Nursing Practice & Innovation
The Methodist HospitalHouston, TXMary Shepherd, RN, MS, BC-NEA, Director, Magnet Program/Nursing Special Projects
Kaiser Permanente Irvine Medical CenterIrvine, CAJessica L. Pangilinan, MSN, RN, PCCN-K, CNML, Department Administrator,
Operations & Professional Practice, Magnet Program Director,
PICC/WOCN/Inpatient Dialysis
Dr. Soliman Fakeeh HospitalJeddah, KSAMr. Ahmed Omar Hawsawi, RN, BSN, MSN, MS Bioethics, FFNM (RCSI), Chief Nursing Officer, Fakeeh Care
Jersey City Medical CenterJersey City, NJ
First Reaccreditation
Janielle Viuya, DNP, APN, AGACNP-BC, GERO-BC, GRN,
Director of Magnet Program and Professional Practice
Freeman Health SystemJoplin, MOShared GovernanceJeffrey Carrier, RN, NE-BC, FACHE, Chief Nursing Officer
Jupiter Medical CenterJupiter, FLShared GovernanceCarol Milliken, DNP, RN, CEN, CPEN, CCRN,
Director of Inpatient Medical/ Surgical & Medical/Oncology
St. Luke's HospitalKansas City, MOShared Governance Professional Practice ModelDiane Trimble
HealthAlliance of the Hudson ValleyKingston, NYShared GovernanceMaria Robertson, RN, CEN, Chair, Coordinating Council
Lake Charles Memorial Health SystemLake Charles, LAShared GovernanceJennifer Foreman, MSN, RN, CNE, Director of Nursing Excellence
Lancaster GeneralLancaster, PAProfessional Practice Model, 1991Judi Brendle, RN, MSN, Director of Evidence Based Practice and Nursing Research
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical CenterLebanon, NHShared GovernanceKatherine McFaun Williams, BSN, ACM-RN, President, D-H Nursing Practice Governance
Baptist Health LexingtonLexington, KYShared GovernanceDee Beckman, DNP, MBA, MSN, RN, NE-BC, Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer
CHI HEALTH St. ElizabethLincoln, NEAmanda Tran, MSN/MBA, RN, NPD-BC,
Professional Practice/Magnet Coordinator
CHI St. Vincent Hot SpringsHot Springs, ARLaura McAnally, BSN, RN, RN-BC, Magnet Program Director
CHI St. Vincent InfirmaryLittle Rock, ARShared GovernanceAmy Huett, PhD, RN, NPD-BC, Market Director of Nursing Excellence and Education
London Health Sciences CentreLondon, ONShared GovernanceDebra McAuslan, RN, MSCN, Professional Practice Specialist
Monmouth Medical CenterLong Branch, NJLauren Fleming, MA, BSN, RN-BC, Magnet Program Director, NDNQI Site Coordinator
Children's Hospital Los AngelesLos Angeles, CAShared GovernanceJennifer Baird, PhD, MPH, MSW, RN, CPN,
Director, Clinical Services Education and Research
; Mariana Orozco, MHA,
Program Administrator
Lowell General HospitalLowell, MAShared GovernanceSusan Santana, MBA, RN, Magnet Coordinator
Saints Campus of Lowell General HospitalLowell, MAShared GovernanceCatherine Z Curtis, RN, MSN, CCCNL, SMC Critical Care Nurse Leader/Educator
Centra Lynchburg General HospitalLynchburg, VANursing Shared GovernanceAileen M. Cassada, MSN, RN, NRP,
Centra Health Magnet Program Director &
Nurse Retentionist
Atrium Health Navicent Medical CenterMacon. GAShared GovernanceMeryl Montgomery, RN, MSN, Nursing QI Coordinator
UW HealthMadison, WI
System Accreditation
Sarah Brzozowski, MBA, BSN, RN, NEA-BC
Director, Magnet and Nursing Excellence
Southern Ocean Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian Health
Manahawkin, NJ
System Accreditation
Lisa Guinta, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC,
Magnet Program Director
North Shore University HospitalManhasset, NYShared GovernanceKathleen Leask Capitulo, DNSc, RN, FAAN, Chief Nursing Officer
Cleveland Clinic - Hillcrest HospitalMayfield Heights, OHShared GovernanceAnn Stibich, BSN, RN-BC, Staff Nurse; Nancy Dewalt, BSN, RN, PCCN, NE-BC, Magnet Coordinator
Minneapolis VA Medical CenterMinneapolis, MNProfessional GovernanceGloria Fier, MSN, RN, Professional Governance/Pathways to Excellence Coordinator
Morristown Medical CenterMorristown, NJShared GovernanceWendy Silverstein, DNP, RN-BC, CNML, CPHQ, Nurse Manager, Shared Governance, Nursing Education and Magnet
Baxter Regional Medical CenterMountain Home, ARNursing Shared GovernanceLinda Latting,
Director of Ambulatory Clinical Nursing/
Chair of Evidence-Based Practice
Mercy General Health PartnersMuskegon, MIShared GovernanceBarb Diehl, Director, Professional Support and Practice
Vanderbilt University Medical CenterNashville, TNShared GovernanceMelissa McCoy, MSN, RN-BC
Director of Nursing Professional Excellence,
Nursing Excellence
Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian HealthNeptune, NJ
System Accreditation
Lisa Guinta, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC,
Magnet Program Director
ChristianaCare New Castle, DENursing Professional GovernanceMichelle L. Collins, DNP, APRN, CNS, ACNS-BC, NPD-BC, NEA-BC, LSSBB, ChristianaCare Director, Nursing Professional Excellence/Magnet® Recognition
Yale-New Haven HospitalNew Haven, CTShared GovernanceJason W. Malia, BSN, RN, EMT-P, Co-Chair, Staff Nurse Council
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, UKAquiline Chivinge, RN, RM, OH, BN, MSc,
Clinical Lead Shared Governance and Inclusive Leadership (Institute of Nursing and Midwifery Care Excellence}

Rush Oak Park HospitalOak Park, ILShared GovernanceAngela Cooper, DNP, RN, CNL, Chief Nursing
Nemours Children's HealthOrlando, FLShared GovernanceSophy Rodriguez, MSN, RN, CPN, Director of Patient Flow and Professional Excellence
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
Jefferson Health - NortheastPhiladelphia, PANursing Clinical GovernanceBea Leyden, BSN, MBA, RN, CPHQ, NEA-BC, Director, Nursing Clinical Practice/Performance Improvement
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
Fox Chase Cancer CenterPhiladelphia, PAShared Decision-MakingAnne Jadwin, RN, MSN, AOCN, CNA, Director of Nursing & Magnet Coordinator
Einstein Healthcare NetworkPhiladelphia, PAShared GovernanceLoraine Hopkins Pepe, PhD, RN, NPD-BC, CCRN-K,
Director, Nursing Education and Professional Development
Childrens Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia, PANursing Shared GovernanceAleshia Harrison, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, CSN, Shared Governance Program Manager
Chilton HospitalPompton Plains, NJShared GovernanceKaren Stutzer, PhD, RN, APN-C, Executive Director - Nursing Practice, Critical Care/Medical Surgical Services
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital RahwayRahway, NJShared GovernanceJennifer Brown, MPA, MSN, RN, Magnet Program Manager and Nursing Practice Outcomes
Monument HealthRapid City, SDShared Decision-MakingRebecca Bradley, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, Magnet Program Director
Riverview Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian HealthRed Bank, NJ
System Accreditation
Lisa Guinta, MSN, RN-BC, NEA-BC,
Magnet Program Director
The Valley HospitalRidgewood, NJCaroline Meza, PhD, RN, CEN, NPD-BC,
Nurse Scientist
Kaiser Permanente Riverside Medical Center

Riverside, CAJoanelle Adajar, MSN, RN, PHN, Director of Nursing Professional Practice
Care National HospitalRiyadh, KSAMohammad Faris Hassan, RN, Director of Nursing
Riyadh Care HospitalRiyadh, KSABayan Kaddourah, PhD(c), MHM, RN, Director of Nursing
Carilion Roanoke Memorial HospitalRoanoke, VAPamela Lindsey, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, Magnet Program Director
Highland HospitalRochester, NYShared GovernanceAnn Harrington, RN, MPA, NEA-BC, Director of Nursing Practice
Beaumont Health, Royal OakRoyal Oak, MIShared GovernanceSandra Pardington, BSN, RN, CCRN, Shared Governance Coordinator, Staff Nurse, CCU
Rutland Regional Medical CenterRutland, VTAmy A. Martone, BSN, RN, MBA, NPD-BC,
Director of Nursing Excellence
LewisGale Medical CenterSalem, VAShared GovernanceJudy Plemmons, MSN, RN, Magnet Coordinator
Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare SystemSalinas, CAKirsten Wisner, PhD, RNC-OB, CNS, C-EFM,
Magnet Program Director
Methodist HospitalSan Antonio, TXShared GovernanceMary C Hernandez, MSN, RN-BC, Education Coordinator/Nursing Professional Practice for MH
Guthrie Robert Packer HospitalSayre, PAShared GovernanceJessica Newman, MSN, RN, Magnet Program Director
Memorial Health SystemSpringfield, ILShared GovernanceDonna A. Redding, PhD, RN, CNA, BC, Director, Nursing Systems Development
Missouri Baptist Medical CenterSt. Louis, MONursing Shared GovernanceAmy Robinson, MSN, RN, Manager of Professional Practice
St. Louis Children's HospitalSt. Louis, MOShared LeadershipLisa M. Steurer, MSN, RN, CPNP, APN, Professional Practice & Systems
Barnes-Jewish HospitalSt. Louis, MOPatent Care Shared Governance Council, 1999Eileen Costantinou, RN, MSN, Practice Consultant
Stanford Hospital & ClinicsStanford, CAShared GovernanceGrissel Hernandez, PhD, MPH, RN, HNB-BC, NPD-BC, SGAHN, Executive Director, Center for Education and Professional Development
Jefferson Health New JerseyStratford, NJShared GovernanceSusan K. Fisher, DNP, APN-C, ACNS, BC, CNOR, NE-BC,
Corporate Director of Clinical Excellence,
Magnet Program Director
Martin Memorial HospitalStuart, FLShared GovernanceBarbara Sorbello, RN, MSN, BC, CNAA, Assist. Administrator Patient Services
Tampa General HospitalTampa, FLShared GovernanceMelisa Hayman, DNP, MHA, RN, RN-BC, NE-BC,
Director of Nursing Excellence and Magnet Programs
Moffitt Cancer CenterTampa, FLShared GovernanceMary Beth Reardon, RN, MS, OCN, Executive Advisor for Nursing Excellence
Mariners HospitalTavernier, FLShared GovernanceDawn Kressly, MSN, RN, Magnet Project Coordinator
Beaumont Health, TroyTroy, MIShared GovernanceKelley McMillan, MSN, RNC-OB, NP-C, C-EFM,
Director Education, Research and the Magnet Program
Banner - University Medical Center TucsonTucson, AZUnit GovernanceBecky Hull
Ascension St. JohnTulsa, OKShared LeadershipPam Kiser, MS, RN, CPHQ, Director of Nursing Practice
Inspira Health NetworkVineland, NJShared GovernanceBruce Boxer, PhD, MBA, RN, Magnet Coordinator
Kaweah Delta Health Care DistrictVisalia, CAShared GovernanceMary Laufer, MSN, RN-BC, Magnet Program Director
Reading Hospital - Tower HealthWest Reading, PAShared GovernanceDonna Weber, RN, MSN, MBA, Vice President, Nursing
St. Anthony North HospitalWestminister, COWhole System Shared GovernanceMarsha Parker, RN, MS, CPHQ, Director of Quality and Medical Staff
Logan Health - WhitefishWhitefish, MTValida Holder, BSN, RN, Nursing Excellence Coordinator
Nemours Children's Health, Delaware ValleyWilmington, DE
First Reaccreditation
Norine Watson, DNP, RN, NEA- BC, Senior Director of Nursing Excellence
New Hanover Regional Medical CenterWilmington, NCShared GovernanceJessica Nowak, RN-BC, BSN; Staff Nurse, Adult Inpatient Surgery Unit; Chair, Nursing Congress
Atrium Health Wake Forest BaptistWinston-Salem, NCShared GovernanceCynthia King, RN, PhD, NP, FAAN, Program Director of Nursing Research
Wellspan York HospitalYork, PAShared Decision MakingPaula F. Coe, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, Director, Center of Nursing Excellence and Innovation
Christus St. Michael Health SystemTexarkana, TXSherry Roberson, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, Director of Professional Excellence, Clinical Education, and Magnet®Program
VA Northeast Ohio HealthcareCleveland, OHJacqueline Harris, MSN, RN, Nursing Excellence Program Manager
University of North CarolinaChapel Hill, NCShared GovernanceJackie T. Thompson, DNP, RN, SCRN | Program Coordinator – Magnet Initiatives
Parkland HealthDallas, TXShared GovernanceKelly Murphy, BSN, RN, NE-BC, Magnet Program Manager & Nursing Peer Review Administrative Liaison ; Joanne Muturi, MHA, MSN, RN, Program Director for Pathway to Excellence, Professional Practice & Nursing Research
Brigham and Women’s HospitalBoston, MAShared Governance Elaine Joyal, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, Magnet Program Director

Medical University of South CarolinaCharleston, SCShared Governance Cheryl L Jones, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, Professional Excellence and Magnet Program Director
Advocate Sherman Hospital Elgin, ILProfessional Governance Jennifer Kennedy MSN, RN, CMSRN, NPD-BC, CNE, Magnet and Nursing Professional Excellence Program Manager