EP Building Health Care System Excellence

EP Building Health Care System Excellence

Expert Panel on Building Health Care System Excellence

Building on the seminal contribution of the Magnet Program, launched originally by the American Academy of Nursing, this expert panel gathers, disseminates, and translates evidence about nursing’s unique contributions to achieving value based healthcare.

Inaugural Year: 2013

Lead Co-Chair:
Sharon Pappas, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
Chief Nurse Executive
Centura Health

Co-Chair:
Jeffrey M. Adams, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
Jeff Adams, LLC

Co-Chair Appointee:
Kimberly S. Glassman, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
SVP of Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer
NYU Langone Medical Center

Staff Liaison: Rachael James, RN     

Board Liaison:
Eileen M. Sullivan-Marx, PhD, RN, FAAN

Previous Chairs: Deb Zimmerman (2016-2017), Joyce Batcheller (2016-2016), Donna Havens (2014-2015), Pat Reid Ponte (2013-2014), Gail Wolf (2013-2014)

 Publications:

  • 2010  Magnet: Next Generation, Maggie McClure, RN, EDd, FAAN
  • 2010  American Nurses Credentialing Center Response to “Magnet® status doesn’t improve nurses’ working conditions” published in ANA SmartBrief.

Summary:
The Expert Panel on Building Health Care System Excellence recognizes the importance of research and actively encourages it through the outcomes component of the Magnet Model. The Expert Panel gathers, disseminates, and translates evidence about nursing's unique contributions to achieving value based healthcare.

The five major focus areas of this expert panel are healthcare practice environments across the continuum; healthcare workforce; the Academy’s role in advancing the Magnet Program efforts; team based care including patients and service-academic partnerships.


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