September 23, 2017

Transylvania Nurse Leaders Plan for Caring Connection

Nurse leaders of Transylvania Regional Hospital gathered recently to make plans to be involved in highlighting their nursing staff in Caring Connection.  

Mission Health Nurse Managers First Retreat

Nurse Managers from across Mission Health held their first-ever retreat as a group on August 19, 2011. They gathered at the NC Arboretum to participate in a full day of presentations and discussions led by: Kathy Guyette, MSN, RN, NE-BC, SVP and CNO of Mission Health Chris Hyland, PhD, Berkana Consulting Group Dawn Klug, Employee […]

Kathy Guyette Receives Thank You

Members of the Mission Hospital Marketing and Communications for Nursing Excellence Council surprised Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer, Kathy Guyette with a gift certificate and Thank You card. They expressed appreciation for Kathy’s support of the council’s projects throughout the year, such as framed copies of the Mission Hospital Nursing Mission and Vision […]

Working Together Towards an Integrated Health System

As many of you may know, we have been working towards a more integrated health system among the member hospitals. In my role as the Mission Health System CNO, I have been focusing on standardization of practice, nursing competencies and continuing education across our health system. The CNO’s from all of the member hospitals have […]

Blue Ridge Hospital CNO Plans for Caring Connection

Jane Edwards, MSN, RN, Chief Nursing Officer of Blue Ridge Hospital, (pictured right) met with Vicki Tolley-Chapman, BSN, RN, (left) to discuss plans to feature their nurses in Caring Connection. Jane asked Vicki, who is the Director of Emergency Department and the Nursing Education Coordinator, to serve as the Caring Connection Liaison to submit information, articles, […]

Angel Medical Center Nurse Leaders Develop Strategic Plan

  Nurse leaders at Angel Medical Center in Franklin, NC, met recently to develop their Nursing Strategic Plan for the coming year. This plan establishes direction and goals in meeting the needs of the patients and community members the nursing staff serve. Nursing staff pictured left to right are: Seated, Debby Cowan, PharmD, FASHP; Pharmacy; […]