AHA’s Promoting Excellence in Health Care Governance (e.g. Nurses in Board Rooms)

Transformational change is occurring rapidly as hospitals and health systems move to value-based care delivery focused on the “Triple Aim”— better care, better health and lower cost. To achieve these aims, exceptional leadership at the CEO and board levels is essential. Governance experts suggest that high-performing boards are composed of individuals with a variety of professional backgrounds, life experiences, and personal characteristics to ensure that diversity of opinions and independent thought are present during important deliberations.
Read the full article in AHA’s Great Boards Newsletter here..

Emerging RN Leader: A Blog Dedicated to Developing the Leader in You

Emerging RN Leader: A Blog Dedicated to Developing the Leader in You

About the author: Dr. Rose O. Sherman, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN is Professor of Nursing and Director of the Nursing Leadership Institute in the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida. Leadership development has been her passion for the past 25 years. She has written more than 50 peer-reviewed articles and has received international recognition for her work. The development of emerging nurse leaders is of special interest area of her. Dr. Sherman is also Editor in Chief of Nurse Leader, the official journal of the American Organization of Nurse Executives.

nurses on boards - 10K by 2020


Nebraska nurses be counted!! Let us know about your involvement on boards. ‪#‎LEAPintoLEADERSHIP‬ 
Board service is about more than healthcare. Where are you making a difference in your community, state, and nation? NAC tracks board leadership but feel free to share again. ‪#‎10Kby2020‬

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Favorite Lessons In Leadership

Betty Irene Moore SeriesThe Betty Irene Moore Speaker Series embodies Betty Irene Moore’s vision and hope for nurses to lead within their teams, organizations and communities, with the ultimate goal of improving the experience and outcomes of patient care. This is a collection of 13 short videos featuring nationally-recognized nurse leaders whose leadership spans nursing, health care, government and other sectors. Betty Irene Moore Nursing Initiative- Speaker Series Retrieved: April 22, 2015.

Culture of Health Summit in Nebraska Oct 15 & 16 2015

Oct. 15th Morning presentation: State Senator Sue Crawford  Beyond Health Disparities: Healthy Outcomes for All

Oct. 15th Afternoon presentation: Courtney Phillips, CEO, NE DHHS Culture of Health in Nebraska Summit

Oct. 16th Morning presentation: Kathryn Wehr, Program Officer – RWJF Vision to Action: An Overview of a Culture of Health

Oct. 16th Afternoon presentation: Marilyn Valerio PhD, RN  The Power of Collaboration on a Culture of Health

Post Summit: Executive Overview Day 1 of Summit

2015 Summit Report: Defining and Transforming a Culture of Health in Nebraska