Celebrating our dedicated Nursing Professional Development Specialists and our outstanding Environmental Services (EVS) personnel during the NPD week and National EVS Week

] During this week, we take a moment to thank two remarkable professions: our dedicated Nursing Professional Development (NPD) specialists and our outstanding Environmental Services (EVS) personnel during National NPD Week and National EVS Week. Thank you to all of SHC's NPD practitioners who work in a variety of settings across our organization while supporting, … Continue reading Celebrating our dedicated Nursing Professional Development Specialists and our outstanding Environmental Services (EVS) personnel during the NPD week and National EVS Week

Health Unit Coordinators Week

Message from Dale Chief Nurse Executive & Vice President of Patient Care Services August 26, 2021 Dear colleagues, I encourage you all to take a moment to thank your unit coordinators for their commitment to ensuring that the units are running smoothly, their positivity, and for all of their contributions to promoting a healthy work … Continue reading Health Unit Coordinators Week

Stanford Health Care’s Innovative, Proactive, and Collaborative Approach to Vaccinate the Community Against COVID-19

Thank you to all who have been involved in SHC's ongoing vaccination efforts. We have successfully vaccinated thousands of employees and members of our community. The COVID Operations Team’s collaborative endeavor to facilitate these mass vaccinations has been astounding. SHC is currently at an estimated vaccination rate of 85% of our employees, and this progress … Continue reading Stanford Health Care’s Innovative, Proactive, and Collaborative Approach to Vaccinate the Community Against COVID-19

Message from Dale Chief Nurse Executive & Vice President of Patient Care Services July 22, 2021 Dear colleagues, With a little over one week left to complete the StandOut Engagement Pulse survey, I would like to share that the StandOut platform has helped me to recognize and hone in on my personal strengths, especially my … Continue reading

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