Dr. Sue Johnson, Class of 1966Nightingale's Legacy: The Evolution of American Nurse Leaders is the second book by Carol Sue Johnson, Class of 1966Dr. Sue Johnson, '66, has published her second book! Titled, "Nightingale's Legacy: The Evolution of American Nurse Leaders," it presents the accomplishments of 20 American nurse leaders from Florence Nightingale's time to the present and shows how those accomplishments reflect Nightingale's legacy. What's more, the book outlines ways in which today's nurse leaders can leverage those accomplishments in their own practice. "Nightingale's Legacy" is available at Nurses Books, the publishing program of American Nurses Association, and Amazon.

Dr. Johnson's first book, "What Would Florence Do? A Guide for New Nurse Managers," is designed to help nurses excel in their management roles. "What Would Florence Do?" is also available at Nurses Books and Amazon and has been widely hailed as an essential training guide.

A recipient of the Distinguished Alumnus Award and the keynote speaker at the college's 2015 commencement exercises, Dr. Johnson has been a practicing nurse for 48 years. She is currently employed by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Magnet appraiser and continuing nursing education accreditation appraiser. Prior to her retirement from hospital nursing in 2011, she was employed as director of clinical excellence and nursing research at Parkview Health in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Her nursing roles have included staff nurse, manager, nursing resource management specialist, educator, accreditation specialist and nurse director. 

Congratulations, Dr. Johnson!

Monday, July 18, 2016 - 9:08am
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