Autum Shingler-Nace, DNP, RN, NE-BC, has been named Assistant Vice President of Clinical Services at Jefferson Health in New Jersey. In this position, Shingler-Nace will assist Chief Nurse Executive Helene Burns, along with the health system’s Chief Administrative Officers, with operations, management, growth and development of nursing and clinical services at Jefferson Health’s three New Jersey hospitals.
Shingler-Nace joins Jefferson from Cooper University Health System in Camden, where she served as Clinical Director in various roles in the Children’s Regional Hospital. She had also served as Director of the Surgery Center at Heritage Valley Health System in Pennsylvania (2014-2016). Shingler-Nace also held several leadership positions in procedural departments at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, where she was honored with a Quality Fellow Award in 2014.
In 2017, Shingler-Nace received her Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) from the University of Pittsburgh in health systems executive leadership, with a focus on Compassion Fatigue in Nursing. She also holds a Master’s in Nursing Administration from Waynesburg University in Pennsylvania, and is a 2011 BSN graduate of Penn State University.
Board-certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), Shingler-Nace is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, AONE (American Organization of Nurse Executives) and the Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative.
She resides in Moorestown, NJ, with her family.
About Jefferson Health: Jefferson Health, home of Sidney Kimmel Medical College, is reimagining health care in the greater Philadelphia region and southern New Jersey. Jefferson’s dedicated team of doctors, nurses, health professionals and staff provides a range of primary to highly specialized care through 14 hospitals (three Magnet®-designated for nursing excellence), more than 50 outpatient and urgent care locations, the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and the JeffConnect® telemedicine program. Jefferson’s academic health center, Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc., is recognized by US News & World Report as #16 on the 2017-18 Best Hospitals Honor Roll. Jefferson Health’s mission is to improve the health of those patients and communities it is privileged to serve through safe, effective, equitable, compassionate care.