Vision: Nurses at York Hospital provide state of the art evidence-based care to patients utilizing the nursing process in collaboration with nursing leaders and expert clinicians.
Mission: To promote excellence in the delivery of high quality nursing care throughout York Hospital by means of coordination of standards of care across the service lines, development of policies and procedures that are evidence-based, and ensuring the ongoing development of a professional practice model environment.
2009 Practice Council
|Megan Keeney RN RRT, BSN - MTCU|
2008 Practice Council
|Leslie Johnston, RN, BSN|
Leslie Johnston, RN, BSN is the 2008-2009 chair of Practice Council. She is a clinical nurse III on the pediatric unit with over 20 years of experience caring for children at York Hospital. Leslie has been an active member of Practice Council since its launch six years ago and was inspired by the Shared Decision Making Process to become chair elect and now chair. Her background includes a BSN from Cedar Crest College in 1979 and clinical experience at Franklin Square Hospital, Johns Hopkins in Baltimore and the Children's National Medical Center in D.C.
Practice Council Accomplishments 2008-2009
2007 Practice Council
Patti Pollack has been a WellSpan employee for 13 years and is currently a Clinical Nurse III in the Emergency Department. She began her career in 1994 as a Patient Representative in the ED where she fell in love with the role and the responsibilities of the emergency nurse. Patti returned to college to obtain her nursing degree and has been working in the department since 1999. She received her bachelor's degree in journalism from Glassboro State College and her nursing degree from HACC. She incorporates her nursing and journalism degrees by serving as creator and editor-in-chief of ED Talk, the department newsletter. Patti is married and has four grown children.
2007 Practice Council Accomplishments
2006 Practice Council
Kelly Gipson is the Chair of the Practice Council and has been a member of the council since its inception in 2003. Kelly is a 1998 graduate of York College, and has worked at York Hospital since graduation. Kelly's clinical experience is on 6 Main, PACU and is a CN3 in MSICU since 2000. Kelly is the Treasurer for the Eta Eta chapter of Sigma Theta Tau and has participated in graduate classes at York College.
2006 Practice Council Accomplishments
This search will provide you with WellSpan Medical Group and Northern Lancaster County (Ephrata) Medical Group primary care physicians and specialists. If we don’t have a WellSpan Medical Group physician to meet your criteria, the search will expand to include community physicians who partner with WellSpan Medical Group physicians through the WellSpan Provider Network or provide care to patients on the Medical Staffs of WellSpan’s Hospitals.×
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