Strengthening Advocacy With Physician Leaders
Time: 10:00 am PT / 12:00 pm CT / 1:00 pm ET
Presenter: Patti McCue, Owner, Proven Methods Consulting, LLC
Cost: Members/Free, Non-members/$99
- Describe the power of relationships in working with Physician Leaders.
- Identify the elements essential to building productive relationships.
- Describe how to utilize data effectively to create a persuasive case for your request.
- Identify the elements of a successful request/proposal.
Dr. Patti McCue has over 30 years of nursing and healthcare executive experience. She most recently served for 10 years as the Senior VP for Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer for Centra Health, a 4-hospital system headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia. She has extensive expertise in effective delivery of patient care, operations, and planning using interdisciplinary teams to effect positive improvement. Patti led 2 successful Magnet redesignations during her tenure at Centra, and while at North Mississippi Medical Center, she was part of the administrative team that initiated the “Baldrige journey”, culminating in earning the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2006. Currently, Patti is the Owner of Proven Methods Consulting, a company focused on advancing healthcare organizations and general businesses to their next level of performance success. She utilizes her executive expertise to facilitate improvement in many areas including leadership development and mentoring, workflow/process improvement, quality & safety, patient experience, and employee engagement. Patti received her Baccalaureate and Masters degrees in Nursing from the College of Nursing, Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, S.C. She received her Doctorate degree in Health Systems Management from Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana. As a member of the Virginia Nurses Association, Patti co-led a statewide committee for Interprofessional Collaboration and Team Based Care Delivery Models. She was also instrumental in collaborating with VHHA and MSV to achieve the formation of SYNC, a leadership development program for healthcare leaders in Interprofessional Collaborative Practice. Patti is also active in her community. She serves on the Boards of New Vistas School and the Lynchburg YMCA. In her leisure time Patti enjoys gardening, running, and the Arts.