Certified Nurses Week -- Stanford Health Care is proud to celebrate 64% of our eligible nurses who hold a national professional certification!
Dear Colleagues, Congratulations to all SHC nurses and interprofessional colleagues on accomplishing another great achievement. SHC has ranked number 5 nationwide in the Newsweek World’s Best Hospitals list! To compile this list, Newsweek partnered with a global data research firm, Statista Inc, to rank healthcare organizations across the globe. This survey accumulated data from … Continue reading Newsweek World’s Best Hospitals and Certified Nurses Week — Message from Dale Chief Nurse Executive & Vice President of Patient Care Services (March 11, 2021)
Message from Dale Chief Nurse Executive & Vice President of Patient Care Services February 19, 2021 Dear Colleagues, It is my great privilege to announce that as of today, February 19th, 2021, SHC has achieved its 4th Magnet Designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)!! As a subsidiary of the American Nurses … Continue reading We did it again!!! 4th Magnet Designation; joining the top 2% of hospitals with 4 consecutive Magnet designations!
Dear colleagues, Last week, we kicked off the year's first Shared Leadership Council meeting with a Town Hall. It was an honor to have Quinn McKenna, Chief Operating Officer, who presented and opened the stimulating discussion entitled "California Dreaming," which included Stanford Medicine's mission and vision. At the same time, I had the opportunity to … Continue reading CNE Message of the Week (1-21-2021)
Congratulations to this cohort of exceptional PNDP promotions, who have been honored for their exemplary care delivery, patient advocacy, dedication to evidenced-based practice, and transformative clinical leadership.
SHC Nursing recognizes Brittney Patterson, MS, RD, CNSC, CCTD. Brittney has been recently honored with the 2021 Excellence in Clinical Dietetics Award from the California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Message from Dale Chief Nursing Officer &Vice President of Patient Care Service December 30, 2020 Dear Colleagues,This is the last issue of Looking Forward for 2020. 2020, named by the World Health Organization (WHO) as the Year of the Nurse and Midwife, has indeed been a challenging and unprecedented year with a fitting designation. When the WHO named the year 2020 … Continue reading Message from Dale Chief Nursing Officer & Vice President of Patient Care Service December 30, 2020
Friday, December 18th was a momentous day for Stanford Health Care (SHC). On this unforgettable day, I joined a team of physicians and nurses to administer SHC’s first COVID-19 vaccines. These vaccines are just the beginning and represent a glimmer of hope at the end of the tunnel during this global pandemic.
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR DAISY AWARDEESThe DAISY Foundation is embedded into over 4,500 healthcare facilities and nursing schools, and honors nurses in 29 countries across the world. The DAISY Award provides meaningful recognition by celebrating exemplary patient experience, promoting a healthy work environment, and therefore elevating nursing engagement.During 2020 nurses are no longer unsung heroes but instead are being recognized and thanked for … Continue reading Congratulations to our DAISY Awardees