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Patient Care Services Leadership Team
Jeanette Ives Erickson, RN, MS, FAANDeborah Washington, RN, MSN
Director, Diversity Patient Care Services
EDUCATION






Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
Doctorate of Philosophy

Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
Master of Science- Adult Mental Health

Boston University, Boston, MA
Bachelor of Science – Nursing
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
1996 – Present

1990 – 1993

1986 – 1990
Director, Diversity

Staff Nurse, Inpatient Psychiatry

Staff Nurse, Medical- Surgical Nursing
LICENSURE / CERTIFICATION
1986 – Present
Registered Nurse, Massachusetts
ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
2013 – Present
Adjunct Professor
Emmanuel College, Boston, MA
RESEARCH AND GRANT FUNDING
1997 – Present
$300,000 Hausman Fund. Annual Grant to increase Diversity in Nursing at MGH
AWARDS & HONORS
2015

2015

2013

2010

2009

2008

2008

2008

2007 – 2010
March of Dimes, Massachusetts Nurse of the Year in Administration

AONE Prism Award, American Organization of Nurse Executives

Outstanding Service to the Community, North Shore Black Women's Association

Liberating Vision Award, National Council of Negro Women

Champion in Health Care, Boston Business Journal

Agent of Change, Rosoff Award, The Ad Club

Dotson Scholar, Simmons College School of Nursing

Adele Herwin Scholar, Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools

National Finalist, 2007 Nurse of the Year, Advancing and Leading the Profession, Nursing Spectrum
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
1998 – Present

2013 – Present

2014 – Present

2014 – Present

2015 – Present

2013 – Present

2015 – Present

2013 – Present

2015 – Present

2015 – Present

2015 – Present

2015

2013 – Present

2012 – 2015

2012 – 2015

2012

2011 – Present

2010 – Present

2010 – Present

2010 – Present

2008 – Present
Member, National Black Nurses Association

Member, American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE)

Member, Organization of Nurse Leaders, Massachusetts

Member, American Public Health Association

Member, American Nurses Association

Member, Robert Wood Johnson Executive Nurses Alumni Association

Member, Transcultural Nursing Society

Member, Sigma Theta Tau

Chair, National Black Nurses Association Diversity Committee

Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Falls Prevention Commission

Massachusetts State Action Coalition Diversity Advisory Board

AONE Foundation Task Force: Establishing Research Priorities

Executive Council, AARP Massachusetts

New England Regional Black Nurses Assoc. Board Member

AONE Foundation, Board Member

Among Founding Members of MGH Department of Psychiatry Center for Diversity

National Co-Chair Future of Nursing State Action Coalitions Diversity Steering Committee

Faculty for Diversity Seminar, AONE Nurse Manager Fellowship

Disparities Action Network

Emmanuel College, Simmons College, Boston College, Diversity Advisory Boards

Board Member, Medically Induced Trauma Support Services
COMMUNITY SERVICE
2011 – 2014

2012 – 2014

2014 – Present
YWCA Community Dialogues on Racism

Union of Minority Neighborhoods, Community Dialogues on the Impact of Busing

Church Moderator/ Lay Leader, Old South Church, Boston
PUBLICATIONS
Washington, D. (2015). Leading a Multicultural Work Environment: Reflection on the Next Frontier of Nurse Leadership. Nursing Administration Quarterly. 39(2). 150-156.

Villarruel, A., Washington, D., Lecher, W., & Carver, N. ( 2015). Advancing Health Through Nursing, Progress of the Campaign for Action A More Diverse Nursing Workforce. American Journal of Nursing. 115(5). 57-62.

2013 Book Chapter: The Massachusetts General Hospital Textbook on Diversity and Cultural Sensitivity in Mental Health Washington, D. & Robert Doyle. (2012). Providing Medical Care to Diverse Populations.

2012 Book Chapter: Promoting Diversity in the Workplace in Fostering Nurse-Led Care

Book Chapter: Diversity 101 Global Leadership Lessons For Nurses

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