For the fourth consecutive year, ANA President Pamela F. Cipriano, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, has been named one of Modern Healthcare’s “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare.” This awards and recognition program honors individuals in health care who are deemed by their peers and an expert panel to be the most influential individuals in the field.
Modern Healthcare also honored Dr. Cipriano in 2015, 2016 and 2017 on their “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare” lists as well as the “Top 25 Women in Healthcare” list in 2015. As the 35th president of ANA, Dr. Cipriano is known nationally and internationally as a strong advocate for health care quality and advancing nursing’s influence on health care policy. She is a member of policy think-tanks and has served on a number of committees for influential national organizations, including the National Academy of Medicine, National Quality Forum, and the Joint Commission. Dr. Cipriano was also elected to the board of directors of the International Council of Nurses in 2017 and serves as the first vice president.
The “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare” honorees come from all sectors of health care, including hospitals, health systems, physician organizations, insurance, government, vendors and suppliers, policy, trade and professional organizations. Dr. Cipriano and fellow honorees are highlighted in the August 20 print edition of Modern Healthcare and online at ModernHealthcare.com.