BJ Bartleson, RN, MS, NEA-BC
Vice President, Nursing & Clinical Services

BJ Bartleson provides leadership in developing, communicating and implementing CHA policy related to nursing, emergency services, trauma and medication safety. She is recognized statewide and nationally as a nurse leader with more than 30 years of experience as an administrator, educator, researcher, clinician, manager and expert in multiple areas of acute patient care management and nursing practice. 

BJ received her bachelor of science degree with distinction at the University of Virginia School of Nursing in 1978, and her master’s degree in nursing administration at the University of California, San Francisco, in 1990. She served as the 2010 Association of California Nurse Leaders president and was on the board of the American Organization of Nurse Executives for more than 10 years. She has also served on the CHA Board of Trustees and the American Hospital Association Regional Policy Board.

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