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Patricia Conway-Morana

Patricia Conway-Morana

PhD, RN, CJCP, CPHQ, NEA-BC, CENP, RNC-OB, FACHE
Consultant
BACKGROUND
  • Accomplished leader as Nurse Manager; Risk Management Consultant; Director of Accreditation and Licensure; and Chief Nurse 
  • Over 10 years of experience as a Labor and Delivery Staff Nurse 
Patricia Conway-Morana started her career as a Labor and Delivery Staff Nurse and has held multiple positions in accreditation/regulatory preparation and nursing leadership.  She has worked in large, complex health systems and has led two organizations in their journey to ANCC Magnet Designation.  Pat’s interests are patient quality/safety and nursing leadership.
EXPERIENCE WITH HEALTH CARE FACILITIES
  • Director of Accreditation and Licensure and System Chief Nurse Executive Carilion Health System, Roanoke, VA 
  • Chief Nursing Officer Columbus Regional Medical Center, Columbus, GA
  • Chief Nurse Executive Inova Fairfax Hospital, Fairfax, VA
  • Staff Nurse, L&D, Riverside Hospital, Newport News, VA
  • Nurse Manager, L&D, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, Norfolk, VA
  • Chairman of the Board of Trustees Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center, Fredericksburg, VA
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS OR CERTIFICATIONS
  • Certified Joint Commission Professional 
  • Inpatient Obstetric Nursing, National Certification Corporation
  • National Association of Healthcare Quality, Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center, Nurse Executive, Advanced-Board Certified
  • American Organization of Nurse Executives, Certified in Executive Nursing Practice
  • American College of Healthcare Executives, Fellow
  • American Organization of Nurse Executives, Member
  • American Nursing Association, Member
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Member
EDUCATION
  • Master of Administration, Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, VA, USA
  • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, Christopher Newport University, Newport News, VA, USA
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Nursing, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
  • Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Jefferson College of Health Sciences, Roanoke, VA, USA
  • Diploma in Nursing, Riverside Hospital School of Nursing, Newport News, VA, USA