Certified Nurses Week — Stanford Health Care is proud to celebrate 64% of our eligible nurses who hold a national professional certification!

Certified Nurses Week -- Stanford Health Care is proud to celebrate 64% of our eligible nurses who hold a national professional certification!

Newsweek World’s Best Hospitals and Certified Nurses Week — Message from Dale Chief Nurse Executive & Vice President of Patient Care Services (March 11, 2021)

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)

We did it again!!! 4th Magnet Designation; joining the top 2% of hospitals with 4 consecutive Magnet designations!

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!

Message from Dale Beatty — Chief Nurse Executive & Vice President of Patient Care Services

Message from Dale Chief Nurse Executive & Vice President of Patient Care Services  February 4, 2021 Dear Colleagues, Last week’s Nursing Grand Rounds (NGR), with almost 200 livestream attendees, was an engaging interprofessional discussion recapping the work SHC’s many teams have completed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This presentation, entitled “In this Together: … Continue reading Message from Dale Beatty — Chief Nurse Executive & Vice President of Patient Care Services

Message from Dale Chief Nursing Officer & Vice President of Patient Care Service December 30, 2020

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

Message from Dale Chief Nursing Officer & Vice President of Patient Care Service: National CNS Recognition Week

September 10, 2020 Dear Colleagues, I hope you all had a wonderful Labor Day weekend. The nation’s workforce has fought through unprecedented challenges this year, especially all of our healthcare teams working on the frontlines of COVID 19. A big heartfelt thank you to all of you, today and always.   A Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) … Continue reading Message from Dale Chief Nursing Officer & Vice President of Patient Care Service: National CNS Recognition Week

Congratulations to SHC’s Emerging Nurse Leaders, Annual Report, Sigma’s Stanford Chapter-at-Large

Message from DaleChief Nursing Officer & Vice President of Patient Care Service August 20, 2020 Dear colleagues,   Now that we are halfway through August, we find ourselves already past the halfway point of 2020, which has ushered in worldwide unprecedented changes. While navigating this uncharted territory, I have witnessed ongoing resilience, innovations in patient care, and creativity across … Continue reading Congratulations to SHC’s Emerging Nurse Leaders, Annual Report, Sigma’s Stanford Chapter-at-Large

US News and World Report’s US Best Hospitals

Message from the CNO Dear colleagues,    I am honored to share some significant news that reflects Stanford Health Care's spirit of resilience, commitment to patient safety, and dedication to quality outcomes. SHC has been recognized for the sixth time in the U.S. News & World Report's Elite Honor Roll as one of the country's best hospitals.  The U.S. … Continue reading US News and World Report’s US Best Hospitals

4th Magnet Re-designation Document Submission

Message from Dale Beatty, Chief Nursing Officer &Vice President of Patient Care ServiceAugust 6, 2020 Dear Colleagues,We are excited to share with you that we have submitted the 4th Magnet® re-designation document to the American Nurses Credentialing Center! This document contains the descriptions and supporting evidence of our nursing professional & interprofessional excellence. The rich … Continue reading 4th Magnet Re-designation Document Submission

Congratulations to ED for receiving the “Lantern Award” and an invitation to join the 4th Magnet Re-designation Document Submission Celebration

Message from Stanford Health Care's Chief Nursing Officer &Vice President of Patient Care ServiceJuly 30, 2020 Dear Colleagues,Please join me in congratulating our remarkable Emergency Department (ED) for receiving the Lantern Award 2020 from the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA). The namesake of the Lantern Award is Florence Nightingale, referred to as the "Lady of the Lamp" while she provided care by lamplight to … Continue reading Congratulations to ED for receiving the “Lantern Award” and an invitation to join the 4th Magnet Re-designation Document Submission Celebration