Professional Practice

2022 System Forums and Councils

Last updated 6-1-2022

Chief Nursing Officer / Nurse Executive Council (NEC)

Chair/Co-Chair: Genemarie McGee

F2F Chair: Rotating CNE per quarter

Contact: Denice Whaley, Executive Assistant
dlwhaley@sentara.com

Weekly t/c Chair: Peggy Braun, VP CNO

Contact: Veronica Bailey, Administrative Secretary
VWBAILEY@sentara.com

Meeting: 3rd Thursday 9-3; alternate Thursdays 4-5p



Nursing Professional Practice & Excellence Council

Chair/Co-Chair: Sue Winslow

2022 Chairs: *Mandy M Gensimore, Director PCS & James Hermansen- Parker, MPD, SNVMC & SPAH

2023 Chair(s) Elect: Joanne Williams-Reed, Director PCS, SNGH

Education Liaison: Debra Gillis, TC Sim, Sim.

Meeting: 4th Wednesday each month 10-noon

Ambulatory Nurse Practice Forum

Executive Sponsor(s): Cheryl Weimer & Kim Bradley & Kia Dunbar Harris

2022 Chair: *Ruth Haley, Mgr. Educ., SE

EBP Mentor: Beth Ruello, TC Educ., SE

2023 Chair(s) Elect: TBD

Education Liaison: Renee Belfore, Education Preceptor ICM, ICM

Meeting: 2nd Monday 2:30p – 3:30p


 

Behavioral Health Practice Forum (BHPF)

Executive Sponsor: Donna Hahn

2022 Chair: *Rebecca R Miller, Direct Care RN & Patricia J Cole, Nurse Clinician, SRMH & SNGH

2023 Chair(s) Elect: TBD

EBP Mentor: Margaret R Furr, NPDg, SRMH

Epic/LMS Liaison: Sherrice K Broadway, Principal Trainer RN, SHC

Education Liaison: Carrie K Buck, Adv. Nursing Education Specialist, Clin. Educ.

Meeting: 2nd Wednesday 12:00 – 1:00p


 

Critical Care Practice Forum (CCPF)

Executive Sponsor: Jaime Carroll

2022 Chairs: *Daniel J DeStefano, TC & Leslie A Whelan, UC, SNVMC & SNVMC

2023 Chair(s) Elect: TBD

EBP Mentor: Julia Burgess, CNS, SNVMC

Code Blue: Stephanie Ruen, NPDs, SNGH

Education Liaison: Sarah M Fitzsimmons, NPDg, SHC

Meeting: 3rd Tuesday each month 9-11a


 

Emergency Practice Forum (ENPF)

Executive Sponsor: Johnsa Morris

2022 Chairs: *Megan R Jaggers, UC & Jessica R Fajfar, NPDs, SNGH & SNVMC

EBP Mentor: vacant

Education Liaison: Teri Diloy, Adv. Nursing Education Specialist, Clin. Educ.

Meeting: 3rd Monday each month 8:30 – 12:00p


 

Intermediate Care Practice Forum (ICPF)

Executive Sponsor: Nicole Dockery

2022 Chairs: *Shannon Booth, Clinical Manager & Sarah C Glatt, UC, SLH & SMJH

EBP Mentor: Chris Smith, CNS, SNVMC

Education Liaison: Velma S Valentine, NPDg, SHC

Meeting: 3rd Tuesday 1:00 – 3:00p


 

Maternal Infant, Newborn, Practice Forum (MINPF)

Executive Sponsor: Donna Wilmoth

2022 Chairs: Courtney E Harrison, TC & Jennifer B Baugher, TC & *Terri M Horst, Clinical Manager, SNVMC & SRMH & SRMH

EBP Mentor: Sharon Fickley, NPDs, SMJH

2022 VAC Lead: Angela Y Randolph, TC, SCH

2022 P&P Chair: Kelly L Rockel, Nurse Clinician, SPAH

2023 Chair(s) Elect: TBD

Education Liaison: Lori Holleman, NPDs, SLH

Meeting: 3rd Tuesday each month 9-11a


 

Medical Surgical Practice Forum

Executive Sponsor: Stephanie Jackson

2022 Chairs: *Teresa L Cooper, NPDs & Brandy S Turner, TL & Jessica M Means, TC, SPAH, SHRH, SNVMC

2023 Chair(s) Elect: TBD

EBP Mentor: Brittney W Curle, CNS, SOH

Education Liaison: Bobbie Smith, NPDg, SHC

Meeting: 3rd Monday each month 10-12p


 

Pediatric Practice Forum (PPF)

Executive Sponsor: Donna Wilmoth

2022 Chairs: *Margaret R Furr, NPDg  & Jessica Hamberger, Direct Care RN, SRMH & SRMH

EBP Mentor:  Audrey M Snyder, Manager, SWRMC

Education Liaison: vacant

Meeting: 3rd Wednesday each month 3p


 

Procedural Areas Clinical Practice Forum (PACPF)

Executive Sponsor: Christy Grabus

2022 Chairs: *Pamela Copeland, Clinical Manager & Kim Wolfcale, NPDg, SNVMC & SVBGH

2023 Chair(s) Elect: TBD

EBP Mentor: Tieya Greene, CRNA *(non-Sentara email), Premier Anesthesia

Education Liaison: Margaret B Deanes, Adv. Nursing Education Specialist, Clin. Educ.

Meeting: 3rd Wednesday each month 3-4p


 

Surgical Services Practice Forum (SSPF)

Executive Sponsor: Mark Beck

2022 Chair: Heather R Smith-Casselman, NPDg and Carrie C Bynaker, NPDg, SLH & SRMH

2023 Chair(s) Elect: TBD

P&Ps: *Cat Beverage, Director SS, SPAH

EBP Mentor: Gina Yost, Director SS, SRMH

Education Liaison: Kelsey M O’Connor, NPDg, SHC

Meeting: 3rd Tuesday each month 2-3p

 

Nursing Supply & Equipment Council

Executive Sponsor: Kim Bradley

2022 Chair: *Erica W White, Values Analysis Specialist, SHC

2023 Chair(s) Elect: TBD

Education Liaison: Kathy Hochmiller, Manager System Simulation Education, SHC

Meeting: 4th Tuesday 1:00 – 2:00p


 

Nursing Advisory Council (OWL)

Executive Sponsors: Danyale Davis & Genemarie McGee

2022 Chairs: Bridget D Launder, Director IT & *Kelsey P Jones, Magnet Coordinator , IT & SLH

2023 Chairs: Mike S Hamilton, Manager IT Operations & TBD

Epic/LMS Liaison: Emerald L Brown, Principal Trainer RN, HR

Meeting: 4th Friday each month 9-10:30a


 

Education Council

Executive Sponsor: Sue Winslow

2022 Chairs: *Jolene J Dorrell, System Educ. Manager & Ermi Tisak, Mngr. PCS, SHC & SNVMC

Education Liaison: Debra D Gillis, TC Sim, SHC

Meeting: 4th Wednesday 2 – 4:00p


 

Nursing Research Council

Executive Sponsor: Karen Luh

2022 Chair: *Angela J Toepp, Director System Research, Enterprise Analytics 

2023 Chair(s): TBD

Education Liaison: Susan A Winslow, System Director PP & Clin Ed, SHC

Meeting: 4th Tuesday 1 – 3:00p


 

Acute Care Pharmacy Nursing Practice Council

Executive Sponsors: Jennifer Kreiser & Tim Jennings

2022 Chairs: Chair *Melissa Grootendorst, Director PCS, Co-Chair Abby S Denby, Director PCS and Jon D Horton, System Director Hospital Pharm, SLH & SMJH Pharmacy

2023 Chair(s): Chair * Abby S Denby, Director Co-Chair Melissa Grootendorst, Director and Jon D Horton, System Director Hospital Pharmacy , Clin. Educ.

Education Liaison: Jolene J Dorrell, System Education Manager

Meeting: 4th Wednesday 1:00 – 3:00p

Falls

Executive Sponsor: Peggy Braun

2022 Chair: *Lori A Lambert, Director PCS & Amy K Moore, Clinical Manager, SVBGH & SOH

2023 Chair(s): TBD

EBP Mentor: Mandy Gensimore, Director PCS, SNVMC

Education Liaison: Bobbie Smith, NPDg, SHC

Meeting: 1st Thursday 9:30a


 

Pressure Injuries (HAPI)

Executive Sponsor: Cathy Smith

2022 Chairs: Chair *Brandi L Davis, RN CNM & Co-Chair Rebecca L Ruffin, UC, SCH & SNGH

2023 Chair(s): TBD

EBP Mentor: Mandy M Gensimore, Director PCS, SNVMC

Education Liaison: Velma Valentine, NPDg, SHC

Meeting: 1st Tuesday 8:00a


 

CLABSI / CAUTI / CDI / MRSA

Executive Sponsor: Cathy Smith

Under DDI Team

Meeting: All meet biweekly; schedules vary per HAI

*C360 point person