Chief Nursing Executive, Patient Safety Officer and Senior Vice President
In 2007, Dr. Englebright became in first enterprise Chief Nurse Executive for HCA Healthcare. Through this role, she provides professional leadership for approximately 83,000 nurses working in HCA hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and other sites of care. She leads HCA Nursing Strategy that aims to advance patient outcomes and nursing practice. She has provided professional and executive championship for HCA's Medical-Surgical Excellenceâ€ initiative, Evidence-Based Clinical Documentation (EBCD), and Excellence in Nursing Awards. Dr. Englebright has championed the creation of the Nursing Data Portal, driving performance visibility and improvement to 1500 patient care departments.
A nationally recognized nursing leader, Dr. Englebright currently serves on The Joint Commission's Board of Commissioners. Dr. Englebright is a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing and where she is the immediate past chair of the Expert Panel on Informatics and Technology. Dr. Englebright is broadly published in nursing, safety and quality, and is a nationally-sought speaker in these areas.
An adjunct faculty member at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Dr. Englebright is actively involved in mentoring graduate students in nursing, pharmacy, medicine, and business programs at Vanderbilt University and the University of Tennessee. She was recently recognized in the Women of Influence program of the Nashville Business Journal.
Jane Englebright, PhD, RN CENP, FAAN is presenting at: