Message from Dale

Message from Dale, Chief Nursing Officer & Vice President of Patient Care Service December 10, 2020 Dear Colleagues,On Tuesday, December 8th, SHC's interdisciplinary Shared Leadership Councils (SLC) hosted an engaging year-end virtual retreat. During this session, we heard from CEO David Entwistle, who reflected on our organization-wide virtual Magnet site visit and provided updates about COVID-19. Also during this meeting SLC disseminated … Continue reading Message from Dale

#MagnetMoments -Monica Christine R. Nandwani, CRNP

Monica was invited to speak by the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Committee at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2018 in Washington, DC where she presented on “Utilizing Advanced Practice Providers (APPs)” more

Friends of Nursing Scholarships & Grants

Friends of Nursing (FON) promotes professional excellence in nursing at Stanford Health Care.

2018 ACNL Conference

Dear Colleagues, I was so proud to be surrounded by so many amazing nurse leaders this week at the Association of California Nurse Leaders (ACNL) Conference in Monterey. Stanford had a strong turnout of over 20 nurse leaders from all areas of nursing practice (clinical to executive).  This year, ACNL celebrated its' 40th year of Nursing … Continue reading 2018 ACNL Conference

Today’s Successful Nursing Leader is Everywhere

At Stanford Health Care, we are creating the future of nursing and optimizing leadership potential at every level. Nurses have numerous professional practice decisions that need to be made each day, and answer challenging questions from other nurses, physicians and patients. Nursing is often defined as the kind of profession with long hours and high … Continue reading Today’s Successful Nursing Leader is Everywhere

Stanford Nursing – Contributing to the International Nursing Community

I am proud to say that 6 of our Stanford nurses attended and presented at the Sigma Theta Tau International Research Congress, the Honor Society for Nursing, in Puerto Rico 2 weeks ago. What an incredible experience to share best practice and nursing research findings with our international colleagues. Stanford Nursing presented on the transformative … Continue reading Stanford Nursing – Contributing to the International Nursing Community

Cultural Immersion

  Ni hao henv gao- xìng yù jiàn niv. Visiting Changhai hospital in Shanghai, China  was an amazing experience and I definitely recommend all of you to engage in more global healthcare experiences at any level. This past June I was fortunate to participate in cultural immersion while participating in a nursing graduation of 1000 … Continue reading Cultural Immersion

The Stanford Operating System (SOS)

Most of you by now have participated in some type of Stanford Operating System work. It might have been a 5S, a Kaizen event, crafting an A-3 for problem solving or using a simple think pad on your unit to work through a problem. Many of you might be thinking “Oh great, the flavor of … Continue reading The Stanford Operating System (SOS)