André recognized among top "CNOs to Know"


Mary Jo André recognized as a "CNO to Know" for 2017

Chief nursing executives often play a crucial role in a hospital or health system's success. Many oversee large teams of nurses to ensure quality of care and patient experience.

Texas Children’s Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Vice President Mary Jo André was recently recognized as one of the “60+ Hospital and Health System CNOs to Know” for 2017 by Beckers Hospital Review, a leading source of business and legal information for health care industry leaders.

André joined Texas Children’s as a staff nurse more than twenty years ago and has held several leadership positions, including senior vice president of Quality and Safety, before being promoted to CNO in 2015. André led the hospital's efforts to improve its quality program, which yielded better patient safety and engagement.

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