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  1. Boston-Fleischhauer, Carol JD, MS, RN


The significant role of the chief nurse executive in leading healthcare innovation has been widely discussed in the literature, including the importance of monitoring market disruptors and determining how to best respond. Critical to implementing and sustaining innovation is attention to leadership competencies, organizational enablers, and cultural transformation throughout the entire nursing enterprise. Chief nurse executives are challenged to examine personal and organizational readiness.