The American Nurses Association (ANA) is pleased to announce that ANA Chief Executive Officer Marla J. Weston, PhD, RN, FAAN, has been chosen as one of Modern Healthcare’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare. In its 13th year, the program honors individuals in health care who are deemed by their peers and an expert panel to be among the nation’s most influential leaders. Weston is also quoted in a related article where she discusses the importance of nursing’s perspective on health care.
The “100 Most Influential” honorees come from all sectors of health care, including hospitals, health systems, physician organizations, insurance, government, vendors and suppliers, trade and professional organizations, and patients’ rights groups. Weston and the other honorees are currently highlighted in the Aug. 25 print edition of Modern Healthcareand online.